By CBS News
January 21st, 2019
A small room in a St. Louis home felt even smaller on Friday afternoon when it was packed with people for a very special naturalization ceremony.
Gobin Rai, a 100 year old Bhutanese refugee, swore to an oath and became a U.S. Citizen, something that was a life long goal of his.
Judge E. Richard Webber, Jr., a senior U.S. District Court judge for Eastern Missouri, personally came to Rai’s home in the Carondelet neighborhood to administer the oath since Rai is bedridden.