• Corpus ID: 150837371

Unnatural Born Citizens and Acting Presidents

  title={Unnatural Born Citizens and Acting Presidents},
  author={James C. Ho},
  journal={Constitutional commentary},
  • James C. Ho
  • Published 22 December 2000
  • Political Science
  • Constitutional commentary
2 Citations

Understanding Nativist Elements Relating to Immigration Policies and to the American Constitution’s Natural Born Citizen Clause

INTRODUCTION: I start with a definition. A “nativist” element of a legal system is one which preserves some benefit for, all or some of, the nation’s citizens or its indigenous inhabitants, as

The Contemporary Presidency: Constitutional Reform and the Presidency: The Recent Effort to Repeal the Natural‐Born Citizen Requirement

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