May 26 | Posted By

Jason Kenney, Canada’s Immigration Minister, recently spoke out about changes to rules regarding the permanent residency status of foreign nationals who marry Canadian citizens or residents. Due to increasingly common cases of marriage fraud, spousal sponsorship laws were changed in order to limit the “revolving door” allowing immigrants easy entry into the country as well as the right to permanent residence status. Marriage fraud occurs when a foreign national marries a Canadian citizen or permanent…