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CA2 on Derivative Citizenship; Overrules ID 3621: Nwozuzu v. Holder

"The question presented is whether Nwozuzu's failure to become a lawful permanent resident before turning eighteen years old bars him from claiming derivative citizenship from his parents. We hold it does not. ... Nwozuzu applied for citizenship in August 2005 and April 2006, but his application...

Auto Mechanic Declared Citizen After Four Years Locked Up in Immigration Detention

"A Queens man who spent more than four years locked up in immigration detention was a U.S. citizen all along, judges decided this week." - Erica Pearson, NY Daily News, Aug. 13, 2013 .