American Samoa lawsuit seeks US citiz...

American Samoa lawsuit seeks US citizenship

There are 14 comments on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from Jul 12, 2012, titled American Samoa lawsuit seeks US citizenship. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

A group of five people have filed a federal lawsuit arguing they should be U.S. citizens by virtue of being born in American Samoa, the only U.S. territory that doesn't grant that birthright.

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Faith

New Baltimore, MI

#1 Jul 12, 2012
Samoans? Please! We should kick Hawaii out of the Union and get rid of Puerto Rico too. American citizenship should be for real Americans only.
TedsLiver

San Francisco, CA

#3 Jul 13, 2012
We have bigger problems with all the illegal alien criminal invaders inn our country.

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#4 Jul 13, 2012
Possible votes? Wonder what obama will do?
Augustinkee

Carol Stream, IL

#5 Jul 13, 2012
Faith wrote:
Samoans? Please! We should kick Hawaii out of the Union and get rid of Puerto Rico too. American citizenship should be for real Americans only.
real AmeriCan...U must drink can rather dan Ameribottle!;-000h, United States off American Bcause can it's diffee to recycle;-00h, drinking bottle better than can ok ;-00
Augustinkee

Carol Stream, IL

#6 Jul 13, 2012
RustyS wrote:
Possible votes? Wonder what obama will do?
obamado!!! welcom2usa...only Nike do it....;) barrock n actoring;-00h, goood singer2;)
Augustinkee

Carol Stream, IL

#7 Jul 13, 2012
TedsLiver wrote:
We have bigger problems with all the illegal alien criminal invaders inn our country.
who country Teds...U r working HR or yocells Mouthware;-0
Augustinkee

Carol Stream, IL

#8 Jul 13, 2012
Mobot!.........more).........; -00000
Eleanor

Vernon Hills, IL

#9 Jul 13, 2012
RustyS wrote:
Possible votes? Wonder what obama will do?
FYI:

"Residents of Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories do not have voting representation in the United States Congress, and are not entitled to electoral votes for President."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voting_rights_in...

<too bad for Obummer> <LOL>
Gravediggers

United States

#10 Jul 13, 2012
Where's an article on the ECONOMY and JOBS?
pago flyer

Toledo, OH

#11 Jul 14, 2012
Pago Flyer wonders how it would be able to make sure Western Samoans don't sneak into AS and try to get a US passport?
Etene

Redmond, WA

#12 Jul 19, 2012
Faith wrote:
Samoans? Please! We should kick Hawaii out of the Union and get rid of Puerto Rico too. American citizenship should be for real Americans only.
Define real Americans you idiot/valea. Umm...let me see...a melting pot of multicultural, diverse people that make up American citizenry today...stop being small minded and ignorant....just sayin.
Etene

Redmond, WA

#13 Jul 19, 2012
Eleanor wrote:
<quoted text>
FYI:
"Residents of Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories do not have voting representation in the United States Congress, and are not entitled to electoral votes for President."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voting_rights_in...
<too bad for Obummer> <LOL>
Correction...Guam and Saipan are us citizens and therefore vote for pres elections
honest jane

Stony Brook, NY

#14 Jul 29, 2012
ummm....... real Americans? the only true Americans are the Native Americans. maybe you should spend more time studying your history books instead of posting negative and ugly racist comments.
Latoya

United States

#15 Jul 30, 2012
honest jane wrote:
ummm....... real Americans? the only true Americans are the Native Americans. maybe you should spend more time studying your history books instead of posting negative and ugly racist comments.
All the injuns are too busy making meth and selling it to White Americans!

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