Citizenship in the News

State Dept. fighting to deny US citizenship to gay couple’s child

State Dept. fighting to deny US citizenship to gay couple’s child

By Connor Finnegan ABC News August 24, 2020 (WASHINGTON) — The State Department is appealing a federal judge’s decision that it must recognize the U.S. citizenship of a young girl born via surrogate to a gay couple — prolonging one of many legal fights over its...