Tag Archives: marriage immigration

Relationship Requirements for a Marriage-Based Green Card

What are the relationship requirements for a Green Card through marriage?

You must be legally married to qualify for a marriage-based visa or green card.  You do not need to have been married in the U.S. for your marriage to be considered legal.   A legal marriage is one that is officially recognized by the...

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Marriage Green Card Interview Questions

My marriage Green Card interview is soon, what questions may the immigration officer ask?

If you were an immigration officer, what questions would you ask? Look at your daily life, and your history as a couple. Try to imagine possible questions, and ask them of each other as you prepare for your visa or...

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Proving that Your Same Sex Marriage is Bona Fide

After the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was struck down, many same sex couples comprised of U.S. citizens and immigrants have begun to consider green cards through marriage. Immigration laws are the same all over the USA, and same sex couples are already being interviewed by USCIS immigration officers, and petitions for same...

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Same Sex Marriage and U.S. Immigration

I am in a same-sex marriage, can I sponsor my spouse for a Green Card?

  Gay Immigrant Couple

Yes! It is possible to sponsor your same-sex spouse for a marriage based green card. This is opportunity was made available after the United States Supreme Court's ruling that...

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