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Gay married couple sues after daughter denied US citizenship (access required)

A gay married couple in Maryland sued Thursday to challenge the State Department's refusal to recognize the U.S. citizenship of their infant daughter, who was born in Canada via a surrogate this year.

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22 immigrants become US citizens in Annapolis ceremony (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — Twenty-two people from 16 countries have become U.S. citizens in a Fourth of July ceremony in Annapolis. The Baltimore Sun reports Tuesday marked the 12th year Annapolis has held an Independence Day naturalization ceremony. Local residents wearing red, white and ...

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Md. immigration attorneys advise caution for clients, seek clarification of executive orders (access required)

In the wake of several federal executive orders affecting immigration, Maryland attorneys are mobilizing to understand the orders’ ramifications and advising caution to their clients – whether they are citizens or not. “The Trump administration has changed the rules of ...

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Supreme Court will review unusual citizenship law (access required)

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to referee a dispute about an odd piece of U.S. citizenship law that treats men and women differently. The justices said they will hear a case about a law that applies only to ...

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