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A friend a Thai national may be persuaded to enter a sham marriage

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A friend a Thai national may be persuaded to enter a sham marriage to an Omani national for passport and visa reasons ?! Obviously immigration fraud ! What are the possible consequenses of this crime ?
1. Dear *****, the average sentence for a sham marriage and visa fraud is about 20 months for the person entering into the false marriage. Accordingly, your Thai national friend could end up in jail for this type of deception. The range of sentences range from zero up to seven years. However, a custodial sentence is almost always given. So, it would be better for your Thai national friend to avoid entering into this course of action.
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