Deportation cases

This group is dedicated to the cases of international adoptees, who face deportation or have been deported to their country of birth, because they have been convicted of criminal activity.
 
Since the Child Citizen Act (2000), international adoptees automatically receive US citizenship, though the law doesn't apply in retrospect to those adoptees adopted before 2000. So there are many, now adult, international adoptees who don't have American citizenship. To them the 1996 Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act applies. This law implies deportation of non-citizens for criminal records where they are sentenced to 1 year or more of prison time.

Several international adoptees, most of them having lived almost of all of their lives in the USA, are facing deportation and some already have been deported. A list of the cases can be found here.


 

Posts

TitleAuthorsort iconTypeReadsCreatedRepliesLast reply
Once a criminal, always a criminal? Unconstitutional presumptions for mandatory detention of criminal aliens AdminCase file7816 years 16 weeks ago06 years 16 weeks ago
Ernesto Schwartz AdminDeportation case22165 years 19 weeks ago05 years 19 weeks ago
Change in Laws Sets Off Big Wave of Deportations AdminCase file6586 years 16 weeks ago06 years 16 weeks ago
Penalty for drugs: deportation AdminCase file4145 years 19 weeks ago05 years 19 weeks ago
Children Adopted Abroad Win Automatic Citizenship AdminCase file7396 years 16 weeks ago06 years 16 weeks ago
LAWYER LISTS REASONS NOT TO DEPORT MAN AdminCase file3535 years 19 weeks ago05 years 19 weeks ago
Deported mom's case could be 'tip of iceberg' AdminCase file5585 years 16 weeks ago05 years 16 weeks ago
Tara Ammons Cohen AdminDeportation case7521 year 41 weeks ago01 year 41 weeks ago
Waiting For Aaron AdminCase file7216 years 16 weeks ago06 years 16 weeks ago
Julius Schombs AdminDeportation case19265 years 19 weeks ago05 years 19 weeks ago
Bradley Zazueta AdminDeportation case16355 years 15 weeks ago05 years 15 weeks ago
Tara Ammons Cohen to meet with family, without glass AdminCase file1411 year 41 weeks ago01 year 41 weeks ago
Despite adversity, deportee now has new life AdminCase file6226 years 16 weeks ago06 years 16 weeks ago
FORMER NAVY SEAL FIGHTS DEPORTING OF ADOPTED SON AdminCase file12325 years 19 weeks ago05 years 19 weeks ago
Buckeye parents claim ICE is trying to deport citizen son AdminCase file5675 years 15 weeks ago05 years 15 weeks ago
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