Q: Can an American marry a foreigner who has a VISA? & will they be able to stay in AMERICA while awaiting a green card?
A: Yes a US citizen can marry a foreigner on a visa. As a general rule, yes the foreign spouse may remain in the US while they are awaiting their adjustment of status to that of lawful permanent resident. In order to make certain that the facts of your case allow this, I suggest that you speak with an experienced immigration attorney who can guide you through the process.
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