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Proposed bill allows feds to yank citizenship from ‘enemies’

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Editor’s Note: This story is a couple of months old, but it is an example of how the federal government is acting with impunity against the American people’s wishes.

By Doug Book/Western Journalism Centre

A bill has been introduced in the United States Senate which will authorize the federal government to revoke the citizenship, creating practical expatriates, of American citizens.

Introduced by Connecticut Independent Joe Lieberman and Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown, S 1698, the “Enemy Expatriation Act,” is a simple, 2 page document which offers apparently innocent amendments and additions to existing federal legislation. (1)

That legislation, known as Title 8, “…outlines the role of aliens and nationality in the U.S. Code.” And it is just one small piece of this massive and complex law which the Enemy Expatriation Act seeks to modify, that being Section 349, the means by which “a person who is a national of the United States whether by birth or naturalization, shall lose his nationality…,” that is, his citizenship.

For the rest of the story…

http://www.westernjournalism.com/senate-bill-authorizes-federal-government-to-revoke-citizenship-of-the-american-people/

 

Written by mcarl

March 23rd, 2012 at 12:15 am

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