> On Jul 16, 9:41 pm, J Moreno wrote:
> > smitty wrote:
> > > My name is Marty and i am wanting to know more about marring a russian
> > > girl that i am bringing over here to get to know for 90 days if i
> > > marry her will she still have to return to russia or what is the best
> > > aproch to take. if anyone has some advise i would apr..
> > There's no way for her to come to see if she wants to marry you -- she
> > has to come with the intent of marrying you. It's called a K1 visa.
> > You have to petition her (which you can only do after having met her in
> > person), the petition has to be accepted, and then she has to apply for
> > a visa. Process generally takes between 6 months and a year (times can
> > vary widely).
> J Moreno thanks for the info she is coming to see me on july 30th and
> will be here for 90 days now can we apply for a K1 visa at the end of
> the 90 days if we want to get married what do you mean by petition
It is illegal to enter the country with the intent of staying without
the appropriate visa. A K1 visa is the appropriate type of visa for
someone that intends to get married and then live in the US.
If she enters on a different visa and decides to marry you, then the
two of you should consult with an immigration attorney the marriage has