Debate on Birthright Citizenship

Eastman, John; Román, Ediberto
March 2011
FIU Law Review;Spring2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p293
Academic Journal
In this article, the authors reflect on debate on the U.S. Constitution Fourteenth Amendment and birthright citizenship issues which identifies the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 which restricts illegal immigration. They inform that birthright citizenship depends on whether the parents of the children born in the U.S. were permanently living, domiciled, in the U.S. They define duties of an academic and litigator regarding birthright citizenship.


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