Q: If a citizen married an immigrant does that immigrant become a citizen
My friend is having trouble getting medicine for epilepsy because they say he's not a citizen but he's married and has filed w-2s before
A: No, marriage to a U.S. citizen does not confer citizenship on the spouse. Your friend’s wife would have to immigrate him for him to obtain lawful permanent residency in the United States. Your friend should consult with an immigration attorney to find out if he is eligible to immigrate through his wife.
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