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Marriage after applying for K1 visa (before approval)

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Filed: Lift. Cond. (apr) Country: India
Timeline

If you get married, that will void the K-1 and you will have to go through the entire process of getting a CR-1.

The only stipulation of the K-1 is that the marriage must take place in the U.S. within the 90 days. Marriage outside the U.S. voids the visa.

You've applied for a fiancee visa. If you get married, she's no longer your fiancee, but is, instead, your wife. Thereby, she is no longer eligible for the K-1.

Edited by sachinky

03/27/2009: Engaged in Ithaca, New York.
08/17/2009: Wedding in Calcutta, India.
09/29/2009: I-130 NOA1
01/25/2010: I-130 NOA2
03/23/2010: Case completed.
05/12/2010: CR-1 interview at Mumbai, India.
05/20/2010: US Entry, Chicago.
03/01/2012: ROC NOA1.
03/26/2012: Biometrics completed.
12/07/2012: 10 year card production ordered.

09/25/2013: N-400 NOA1

10/16/2013: Biometrics completed

12/03/2013: Interview

12/20/2013: Oath ceremony

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Filed: Citizen (apr) Country: Canada
Timeline

She would no longer be eligible for the K-1, like sachinky pointed out. You would then withdraw the K-1, forfeit your fee, and petition for a spousal visa (all fees needing to be paid again)

Sit tight and wait for the K-1. It will certianly put heavy delays on your case if you were to marry now

Good luck


USCIS
August 12, 2008 - petition sent
August 16, 2008 - NOA-1
February 10, 2009 - NOA-2
178 DAYS FROM NOA-1


NVC
February 13, 2009 - NVC case number assigned
March 12, 2009 - Case Complete
25 DAY TRIP THROUGH NVC


Medical
May 4, 2009


Interview
May, 26, 2009


POE - June 20, 2009 Toronto - Atlanta, GA

Removal of Conditions
Filed - April 14, 2011
Biometrics - June 2, 2011 (early)
Approval - November 9, 2011
209 DAY TRIP TO REMOVE CONDITIONS

Citizenship

April 29, 2013 - NOA1 for petition received

September 10, 2013 Interview - decision could not be made.

April 15, 2014 APPROVED. Wait for oath ceremony

Waited...

September 29, 2015 - sent letter to senator.

October 16, 2015 - US Citizen

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