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On This Date in Legal History

In 1912, Beys Afroyim immigrated to the United States and became a naturalized citizen in 1926. In 1950 he went to Israel, and the following year voted in their elections. When he tried to renew his passport in 1960, the … Continue reading

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On This Date in Legal History

In 1912, Beys Afroyim immigrated to the United States and became a naturalized citizen in 1926. In 1950 he went to Israel, and the following year, voted in their elections. When he tried to renew his passport in 1960, the … Continue reading

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Does Voting in a Foreign Country Annul One’s Citizenship?

In 1912, Beys Afroyim immigrated to the United States and became a naturalized citizen (in 1926).  In 1950 he went to Israel, and the following year, voted in their elections.  When he tried to renew his passport in 1960, the … Continue reading

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