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" all persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States... "
Hearings - Page 5
by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs - 1928
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To Amend the Constitution: Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1929 - 35 pages
...citizens who are children. Mr. HOCH. Well I am not seeking to change our Constitution which provides that all persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States and of the respective States; I am not, of course, seeking to change that situation. Now I do not want...
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Wives of American Citizens of Oriental Race...: Hearings on H.R.2404, H.R ...

United States. U.S. Congress. House. Committee on immigration and naturalization - 1930 - 44 pages
...to the Commissioner General of Immigration, and perhaps he can tell us about that. Mr. SHAUGHNESSY. All persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States. Under section 1993 of the Revised Statutes the foreign-born child of a native-born citizen is a citizen...
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Exclude Aliens in the Enumeration of the Census for the Purposes of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1931 - 90 pages
...citizens who are children. Mr. HOCH. Well, I am not seeking to change our Constitution which provides that all persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States and of the respective States ; I am not, of course, seeking to change that situation. Now I do no want...
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Statehood for Hawaii: Hearings Before the Subcommittee ... on H.R. 3034 ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Territories - 1935 - 343 pages
...the meaning of the Constitution. Section 1 of the fourteenth amendment to the Constitution provides that "All persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States." The great majority of the citizens of the Territory of Hawaii are citizens of the United States by...
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Statehood for Hawaii: Hearings Before the Subcommittee of the Committee on ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Territories - 1936 - 343 pages
...the meaning of the Constitution. Section 1 of the fourteenth amendment to the Constitution provides that "All persons born in the United States are citizens of the United States." The great majority of the citizens of the Territory of Hawaii are citizens of the United States by...
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Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

United States. Department of State - 1924
...to report recommendations for legislation to be laid before Congress," which report was forwarded to the Speaker of the House of Representatives by Secretary...Root, with a letter of approval and commendation, ofated December 18, 1906 : Inasmuch as our Government declares that all persons horn in the United...
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Civil Rights Digest

...citizenship to and imposed class status upon all Americans of African ancestry. "All persons" they wrote, "ALL PERSONS," born in the United States are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside. Crystal clear? The f ramers of the 14th amendment must have thought...
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Slavery and Its Consequences: The Constitution, Equality, and Race

Robert A. Goldwin, Art Kaufman - 1988 - 181 pages
...it not in fact redundant? Section 1 of the Fourteenth Amendment contains four important clauses: 1. All persons born ... in the United States . . . are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein they reside. 2. No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the...
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Black Southerners and the Law, 1865-1900

Donald G. Nieman - 1994 - 469 pages
...protection for individual rights. The Fourteenth Amendment made citizenship color-blind, stipulating that "all persons born ... in the United States . . . are citizens of the United States and the State wherein they shall reside." lt also harred states from abridging "the privileges or immunities"...
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The Mass Internment of Japanese Americans and the Quest for Legal Redress

Charles J. McClain - 1994 - 503 pages
...children, the Nisei, fell under the protective umbrella of the Foorteenth Amendment to the Constitution: "All persons born in the United States . . . are citizens of the United States and of the state wherein they reside." Since in the US suffrage and other civil rights inhere in citizenship,...
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