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Supreme Court Limits Power to Revoke Naturalized Person’s Citizenship

Written by on July 13, 2017 in Federal Courts/Jurisdiction with 0 Comments
Supreme Court Limits Power to Revoke Naturalized Person’s Citizenship

The Supreme Court recently rejected the government’s extreme argument that any false statement given during a naturalization exam—even a misstatement that had no impact on the naturalization decision—could later be a basis for stripping the person of their citizenship. In Maslenjak v. United States, the government’s interpretation of the law was so narrow that it […]

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