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I am very sorry for your situation.1. What are his chances of being thrown out of the country for being a polygamist once his sponsors, my mother and sister, show immigration he is a polygamist and has been emotionally abusive to me. They don't want to be responsible for his finances as long as he lives in the U.S. if he gets on welfare in the future.
ASSUMING there is compelling evidence of his polygamy, the first thing to do is to send this matter to the police
. Polygamy is illicit in Florida - see here
. He may be prosecuted.
Once/if he receives a conviction or even if not, ICE (US immigration authority) will become interested. Greencard holders could encounter deportation
problems if they are convicted of the following crimes:
-Two or more crimes involving moral turpitude at anytime; or
-A drug-related crime; or
-A crime considered an “aggravated felony."
Polygamy is moral turpitude. So he may be placed into removal proceedings. But ICE is more likely to act if he is prosecuted by the authorities first, although it does not hurt to "CC" ICE the evidence as well.2. Once he is out of the country (if immigration kicks him out), will I own all the property he has acquired during our marriage? Or will I have to sell everything and split it 50/50?
Not quite. If you divorce - WHEN you divorce - the property is distributed equitably. Florida is referred to as an "equitable distribution" state. This means fair, but not 50/50. Now, if he is outside the country when divorce is initiated, however, he would have little chance to fight back and you may end up keeping all of the property upon him defaulting in the divorce, and/or, due to his actions in the marriage.
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