Great news for children born 'out of wedlock' to U.S. citizen fathers

July 2015
Filipino Reporter;7/24/2015, Vol. 43 Issue 34, p33
The article discusses the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling about the rights of wedlock children born outside the U.S. to derive American citizenship at birth. Topics discussed include provisions of the U.S. immigration law relating to citizenship for wedlock children born to either American citizen mother or father, the Court's ruling that wedlock children's equal protection rights have been violated, and implications of the decision to wedlock children born to U.S. citizen fathers.


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