Immigration Law

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I Pledge Allegiance: The Naturalization Oath and Dual Citizenship
Posted on 9 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"[S]ince the United States manifestly cannot alter the relationship that any subject or citizen has with the country of their birth or prior citizenship, the import of the naturalization oath lies exclusively as an expression of American attitude... Read More

USCIS Clarifies Eligibility Requirements for Modifications to the Oath of Allegiance
Posted on 22 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Effective July 21, 2015, new guidance ( PA-2015-001 ) in the USCIS Policy Manual clarifies the eligibility requirements for modifications to the Oath of Allegiance . Reciting the Oath is part of the naturalization process. Candidates for citizenship... Read More

Preparing for the Oath
Posted on 5 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History today launched Preparing for the Oath: U.S. History and Civics for Citizenship , a Web-based learning tool designed to help immigrants... Read More

Recent USCIS Policy Manual Updates (July 2015)
Posted on 28 Aug 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

POLICY ALERT – Modifications to Oath of Allegiance for Naturalization July 21, 2015 ​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance to clarify the eligibility requirements for modifications to the Oath of Renunciation... Read More