American Samoa residents sue for birthright citizenship under U.S. Constitution

By Sophia Yan, 28 March 2018
American Samoa residents living in Utah filed a lawsuit Tuesday in a second attempt to gain citizenship status for residents of the U.S. territory in the South Pacific. Lead plaintiff John Fitisemanu, and others born in American Samoa, are petitioning U.S. courts for citizenship under the 14th Amendment of the Constitution, which confers citizenship at birth to anyone born in the[...] Read more here:…


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