Supreme Court weighs whether lying to get citizenship can justify revoking it(FOX NEWS)

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Can a long-ago lie cost an immigrant her U.S. citizenship?

That is what the Supreme Court is considering in the case of an ethnic Serbian woman from Bosnia who lied during her refugee and later citizenship application process about why she was seeking to make the U.S. her permanent home.

Divna Maslenjak and her husband, Ratko Maslenjak obtained refugee status in 1999 and moved to Akron, Ohio a year later. They said they feared persecution back in Bosnia because the husband had refused to serve in the Bosnian Serb military.CONTINUE READING HERE

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