[LMB] Citizenship? - Oaths and Arde

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 6 02:03:29 GMT 2021


John Le Carré was highly upset with Brexit and acquired Irish citizenship
through his maternal grandmother.

On Sun, Dec 5, 2021, 11:13 AM Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> wrote:

> I THINK that I am a United States citizen and a citizen of New York
> State. I was born in Brooklyn, in New York; my mother was born in
> Brooklyn and my father was born in Poland and naturalized under his
> father's papers.
>
> Harvey
>
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> Subject: Re: [LMB] Citizenship? - Oaths and Arde
>
> >Oh, for goodness sakes! Well, I guess that's a hint to those of us living
> abroad with kids to keep all those old passports, renunciation statements,
> etc.
> >
> >I was under the impression that some countries granted citizenship to
> grandchildren of citizens under certain cases. Are they already dual
> citizens, even if they don't "activate" it by getting a passport or other
> stuff?
> >
> >I suppose it's really easy now to look up some person's MyAncestry or
> Find-a-grave, and just snoop around for a little bit. I've done it for
> fiction research, to tell the truth. Scarily easy.
> >
> >Micki
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >On Sunday, December 5, 2021, 04:45:01 PM GMT+9, Sharon Micenko <
> wembleyware at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >Wasn’t that hilarious? One of them was the Deputy Prime Minister and
> there were at least 4 senators. It wasn’t that long ago, in 2017
> >
> >Sharon
> >
> >>  On 5 Dec 2021, at 3:39 pm, Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>  To add to the fun: A few years ago fifteen politicians in our Federal
> >>  government had to resign because someone dug up a dusty old
> >>  section of the Constitution that everyone had forgotten about, which
> >>  states that you can't be elected to our parliament if you have any
> >>  allegiance to a foreign power - including dual citizenship.
> >>
> >>  The funniest part was that most of them didn't even know that they
> >>  had dual citizenship. There was a lot of scrambling around, checking
> old
> >>  family documentation, and trying to rescind things.
> >
> >
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