Why it’s so hard to obtain legal status, even though marriage and family

Why it’s so hard to obtain legal status, even though marriage and family

 

"It’s commonly believed that marriage to a U.S. citizen is an immigration cure-all, as is having U.S.-born children. Not so. In fact, for people who entered illegally, current laws make it next to impossible to obtain legal status. Legal expert David Wolfe Leopold, an immigration attorney and former president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, explains why." - Multi-American, Nov. 25, 2011.