TITLE

Local Experts Call Proposed Change to Constitution "Grandstanding"

AUTHOR(S)
LaGrand, Wendell A.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;8/11/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 40, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the proposed legislation to change the U.S. Constitution's 14th amendment which prompts another immigration debate. It mentions that South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsay Graham plans to restructure the 14th Amendment in such a way to deny children of illegal immigrants born in the U.S. American citizenship. An overview of the Dred Scott case in relation to the immigration debate is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
55304592

 

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