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More military rejected for US citizenship than civilians

According to the Miami Herald, immigrants in the military are getting denied U.S. citizenship at higher rates than civilians. According to the most recent USCIS data available, the agency denied 16.6 percent of military applications for citizenship, compared to an… … Continue reading

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Who Wants Instant Citizenship? Who Wants Free Grant Money? Just Ask VAWA

Who Wants Instant Citizenship? Who Wants Free Grant Money? Just Ask VAWA By Tom Lemons, Legal Correspondent That’s right, instead of walking thousands of miles in dangerous caravans, throwing your children over 30’ walls, or being cramped in a Chinese … Continue reading

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Property, Citizenship and Social Entrepreneurism Workshop

Like Ben (and many other readers of this blog), I will be attending the Law and Society conference in two weeks. Before that, I will be attending another conference, which focuses on property law. The Center on Property, Citizenship and… … Continue reading

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Argument preview: Justices will review challenge to census citizenship question

Editor’s Note: An earlier version of this post ran on April 2, 2019, as an introduction to this blog’s symposium on Department of Commerce v. New York, as well as at Howe on the Court, where it was originally published. … Continue reading

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Symposium: Facts, not fears, should control outcome of census citizenship question case

Mithun Mansinghani serves as solicitor general for the state of Oklahoma, which filed an amicus brief joined by 16 other states in support of the petitioners in Department of Commerce v. New York. Pundits, politicians and the media have warned … Continue reading

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