So then just what was “natural born citizen” understood to mean before the 14th Amendment????
posted on 01/11/2010 1:37:12 PM PST
by Uncle Chip
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To: Uncle Chip
So then just what was natural born citizen understood to mean before the 14th Amendment????
I imagine that would depend on what the citizenship laws of the time said. Someone had to be born in the U.S. certainly.
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