U.S. Citizenship

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Chicago Activist’s Immigration Trial Nears End

Rasmieh Odeh is the final witness at her trial. Lawyers also are expected to give closing arguments Friday.

11/07/2014

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Chicago Activist Seeks Delay In Detroit Trial

Rasmieh Odeh faces trial in a week, but her lawyers want more time. She failed to disclose convictions for bombings in Israel when she applied for U.S. citizenship in 2004.

10/28/2014

Alain Uy (Middle) came here from the Philippines more than 20 years ago. (Credit: Steve Miller)

73 Immigrants Gain Citizenship In Time For Thanksgiving

One of the new citizens is 31-year-old Alain Uy, who came here from the Philippines more than 20 years ago – and last year opened a restaurant, Jellyfish, on Rush Street.

11/27/2013

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Woman Living In Israel: Kids Conceived In Vitro Can’t Be U.S. Citizens

A single mother from Chicago, now living full-time in Israel, says she’s given up on having her children become United States citizens.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2012