Immigration Law

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Expert: Eliminating Birthright Citizenship Would Be a Bureacratic and Costly Change of Law
Posted on 24 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Changing the constitutional rule of birthright citizenship — a principle of equality that millions of Americans fought and died for in the Civil War — would not only cost billions, but would create more problems than it could solve.... Read More

New Research Finds Ending Birthright Citizenship Would Be Costly to Americans
Posted on 5 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"There are many costs to Americans and American society of changing the Fourteenth Amendment’s Citizenship Clause, according to a new report released by the National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP), an Arlington, Va.-based policy research... Read More

From the Bookshelf
Posted on 31 Oct 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Anchor Babies and the Challenge of Birthright Citizenship by LEO R. CHAVEZ "Birthright citizenship has a deep and contentious history in the United States, one often hard to square in a country that prides itself on being "a nation of... Read More

Birthright Citizenship Legal Resources
Posted on 5 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

For nearly a century and a half, the Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution has provided automatic citizenship to almost everyone born in the United States. News reports say that legislators in many states are going to try to pass laws this year... Read More