Immigration is defined as introduction of a group of foreign nationals in a new habitat. Economic migrant is a person whose motive is availing better financial opportunities.
Immigration pattern is greatly influenced by the financial and political stability of a nation.
In 1921 USA passed the Immigration Restriction Act which set a quota of 3% based on the USA census of 1890.In 1924 the US passed the Immigration Act which limited the number of immigrants to 2% of the total population of the source country. The Immigration Act also included the National Origins Act and the Asian Exclusion Act. The Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments, 1965 removed quotas on legal immigration the U.S. The Commission on Immigration Reform has been appointed by President Bill Clinton. The Commission suggested reducing legal immigration to 550000 per year.
New Jersey has applied its own jurisdiction with an aim of reinforcing the federal law and the intention of U.S Congress. Each year there is about 400000 marriages between US and immigrant persons. Marriage with an US national is shortcut to green card for an Immigrant. In the absence of fraud, New Jersey courts are most sympathetic to immigrant spouses and their children.
As per law of marriage and immigration, a person immigrated due to marriage is facing divorce will get 2 years conditional permanent resident status. A spouse –sponsor should withdraw sponsorship in case of signs of imminent divorce. In case of divorce within 2 year, the immigrant spouse will face deportation.
In case you are looking for divorce with an immigrant it is better to consult a New Jersey Immigration Lawyer. This is because of the several complex steps that need to be taken care of related to your immigrant spouse. This is taken even before filing for divorce.