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amer. gov final CH14

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ALIEN A PERSON WHO LIVES IN A COUNTRY WHERE HE OR SHE IS NOT A CITIZEN
IMMIGRANT A PERSON WHO COMES TO LIVE PERMANENTLY IN A FOREIGN COUNTRY
RESIDENT ALIEN A PERSON FROM A FOREIGN COUNTRY WHO EXPECTS TO STAY IN THE U.S. FOR A SHORT, SPECIFIED PERIOD OF TIME
REFUGEE A PERSON FLEEING A COUNTRY TO ESCAPE PERSECUTION OR DANGER
ILLEGAL ALIEN A PERSON WITHOUT LEGAL PERMISSION TO BE IN A COUNTRY
CHINESE EXCLUSION ACT A UNITED STATES FEDERAL LAW SIGNED BY CHESTER A. ARTHUR ON MAY 8, 1882 FOLLOWING REVISIONS MADE IN 1880 TO THE BURLINGAME TREATY OF 1868
NATURALIZAION THE LEGAL PROCESS BY WHICH A PERSON IS GRANTED CITIZENSHIP
LAW OF SOIL IF YOUR PARENTS ARE BORN IN TEH U.S., YOUR A CITIZEN
LAW OF BLOOD IF YOUR PARENTS ARE U.S. CITIZENS, YOU'RE A CITIZEN
COLLECTIVE NATURALIZATION A PROCESS BY WHICH A GROUP OF PEOPLE BECOME AMERICAN CITIZENS THROUGH AN ACT OF CONGRESS
EXPATRIATION GIVING UP ONE'S CITIZENSHIP BY LEAVING TO LIVE IN A FOREIGN COUNTRY
DENATURALIZATION THE LOSS OF CITIZENSHIP THROUGH FRAUD OR DECEPTION DURING THE NATURALIZATION PROCESS
PARTICIPATION IN DEMOCRACY U.S. IS A DEMOCRACY
RIGHTS GIVEN TO ALIENS BILL OF RIGHTS
DRED SCOTT V. SANDFORD FREE IN ONE STATE, SLAVE IN THE OTHER; NOT A PERSON, PROPERTY
WAYS TO LOSE CITIZENSHIP NATURALIZATION IN A FOREIGN STATE, OATH TO OTHER DECLARATION, ENGAGING EVENTS AGAINST THE U.S.
Created by: cara_02_1994