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.


 

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N.C. native wrongly deported to Mexico AdminCase file3764 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
Feds wrongly deport citizen living in N.C. AdminCase file4384 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
A man the U.S. didn't want AdminCase file4754 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
Deporting American Citizens: ICE's Mexican-izing of Mark Lyttle AdminCase file10894 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
Robin Whiteley AdminDeportation case32054 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
Citizenship Catch 22 lands man in country he's never known AdminCase file6744 years 45 weeks ago04 years 45 weeks ago
A lonely birthday and battle for 'foreigner' Jennifer Haynes AdminCase file7494 years 43 weeks ago04 years 43 weeks ago
Haynes case: Centre pulled up AdminCase file4684 years 34 weeks ago04 years 34 weeks ago
You may try the last chance in US, high court advises Haynes AdminCase file6834 years 33 weeks ago04 years 33 weeks ago
Texas man caught in immigration no man's land AdminCase file11054 years 30 weeks ago14 years 29 weeks ago
GIRL ADOPTED BY U.S. COUPLE IS STILL INDIAN AdminCase file9844 years 28 weeks ago04 years 28 weeks ago
'Sorry, I can't disclose the identity of Haynes's mum' AdminCase file7444 years 23 weeks ago04 years 23 weeks ago
High Court reserves order on Haynes plea in adoption case AdminCase file5974 years 12 weeks ago04 years 12 weeks ago
Jennifer’s Children Want Their Mother Home AdminCase file6814 years 12 weeks ago04 years 12 weeks ago
Rudi Richardson (Udo Ackermann) silent1Deportation case35683 years 51 weeks ago03 years 51 weeks ago
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