I am an MD and want to do my residency in the US on J1, if I get married to a US citizen will I have a problem entering the US

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I am an MD and want to do my residency in the US on J1, if I get married to a US citizen will I have a problem entering the US

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  1. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

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    Answered . In my opinion, yes as the marriage to a U.S. Citizen, once announced at the point of entry, creates a preconceived dual intent and the admission to the U.S. will be entirely discretionary.

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  2. William Gaston McLean III

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    Answered . It is important to know if you have a 2 year foreign residency requirment.

  3. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . No, you should not.

    Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be construed as legal advice, given that... more

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