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 file6708 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
Feds wrongly deport citizen living in N.C. AdminCase file7608 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
A man the U.S. didn't want AdminCase file7978 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
Deporting American Citizens: ICE's Mexican-izing of Mark Lyttle AdminCase file15978 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
Robin Whiteley AdminDeportation case47978 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
Citizenship Catch 22 lands man in country he's never known AdminCase file11218 years 36 weeks ago08 years 36 weeks ago
A lonely birthday and battle for 'foreigner' Jennifer Haynes AdminCase file12008 years 33 weeks ago08 years 33 weeks ago
Haynes case: Centre pulled up AdminCase file8218 years 24 weeks ago08 years 24 weeks ago
You may try the last chance in US, high court advises Haynes AdminCase file10808 years 23 weeks ago08 years 23 weeks ago
Texas man caught in immigration no man's land AdminCase file18108 years 21 weeks ago18 years 20 weeks ago
GIRL ADOPTED BY U.S. COUPLE IS STILL INDIAN AdminCase file14548 years 18 weeks ago08 years 18 weeks ago
'Sorry, I can't disclose the identity of Haynes's mum' AdminCase file10788 years 14 weeks ago08 years 14 weeks ago
High Court reserves order on Haynes plea in adoption case AdminCase file9858 years 3 weeks ago08 years 3 weeks ago
Jennifer’s Children Want Their Mother Home AdminCase file10378 years 3 weeks ago08 years 3 weeks ago
Rudi Richardson (Udo Ackermann) silent1Deportation case60927 years 42 weeks ago07 years 42 weeks ago
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