citizenship citizenship  /ˈsɪ tɪ zən ˌʃɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the status of a citizen with rights and duties
  2. (n) conduct as a citizen

News

  1. Citizenship proof law rejected

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- States can't make people prove their citizenship when registering to vote in federal elections unless they get federal or court approval to do so, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a decision complicating efforts in Arizona and
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Vacaville Reporter

  2. Court: Ariz. citizenship proof law illegal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — States can't demand proof of citizenship from people registering to vote in federal elections unless they get federal or court approval to do so, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a decision complicating efforts in Arizona and other states to bar voting by people who are in the country illegally.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Citizenship proof NOT needed to vote

    The Supreme Court on Monday tossed out a provision in Arizona's voter registration law that required proof of citizenship.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: ABC 15 Phoenix

Quotes

  1. "Those of you taking the oath of citizenship at this ceremony hail from 30 different nations," Bush noted.
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I want to applaud the LA Lakers for their good corporate citizenship for sponsoring the parade," Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa told a news conference Friday. "It will be a great cause for celebration."
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Antonio Villaraigosa Source: The Associated Press

  3. "When Leonid Brezhnev stripped us of our citizenship in 1978, we were obliterated," Rostropovich recalled in a 1997 interview in Strad magazine. "Russia was in my heart _ in my mind. I suffered because I knew that until the day I died, I...
    on Apr 27, 2007 By: Mstislav Rostropovich Source: FOXNews

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