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Department of Homeland Security, Response to Battered Immigrants and Immigrant Victims of Violence Against Women

In 1986, Congress enacted the Immigration Marriage Fraud Amendments (IMFA) to deter marriage-related immigration fraud. In an effort to ensure that lawful permanent resident status was granted only to immigrant spouses in valid marriages to U.S. citizens, IMFA required ...

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