What happens when a US citizen marries a non US citizen?

What happens when a US citizen marries a non US citizen?

A U.S. citizen who wishes to marry a non-U.S. citizen or permanent resident can help their fiancé(e) obtain permanent residence in different ways. Once you marry, your spouse can apply for permanent residence and remain in the United States while we process the application.

Can a US citizen marry a foreigner in the US?

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Yes, non-citizens can marry within the US. Keep in mind that marriage does not change your immigration status and the marriage may not be recognized in your home country. To get married in the US, you simply need the proper identification to apply for a marriage license in the county in which you are to be married.

Can I get a green card if I am married to a US citizen?

Since 2013, same-sex marriages have received the same treatment as opposite-sex marriages under U.S. immigration law. That means that if you're legally married to a U.S. citizen or green card holder, you're eligible to request a green card, regardless of whether you're in a same-sex or opposite-sex marriage.

Can you live in the US if you are married to an American?

Bringing Spouses to Live in the United States as Permanent Residents. In order to bring your spouse (husband or wife) to live in the United States as a Green Card holder (permanent resident), you must be either a U.S. citizen or Green Card holder.