In fact, marrying a friend for immigration status was something Cat White had talked about for years, even before she began dating Carrey.
In 2010, two years before she started up with the actor, Cat and her friends staged a fake wedding with one of her fellow Scientologists in order to produce wedding photos that could be used to fool immigration authorities.
It would be extremely unusual for such a trial to take place.
More likely, some agreement will be hashed out, but not, perhaps, without more salacious revelations.
A marriage certificate was quickly located for Cat and Mark Burton in Clark County, Nevada, but who was Mark Burton?