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Re: Italian citizenship for everyone?

The idea of national identity and inherited nationality, which is the basis of the iure sanguinis concept, is not purely a political fiction. Although Italy was united as a single nation in modern times only in the lhe nineteenth century, her unification was the end result of a two thousand year pro...
by Elia
Sun Jan 10, 2010 10:44 am
 
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Italian citizenship for everyone?
Replies: 54
Views: 37603

Re: Italian citizenship for everyone?

I was personally astounded that the Italian citizenship law is so generous and comprehensive and delighted that it took me in. The reason for this is the same as the one Davide gives. Like many americans of Italian origin and of the first and second generations who come out of the great immigration,...
by Elia
Sat Aug 22, 2009 1:57 pm
 
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Italian citizenship for everyone?
Replies: 54
Views: 37603

Re: Just for fun: how many people are required to resubmit docs?

In my case my first appointment took place in May of 2008. I have had four subsequent appointments all in order to resubmit documents (all from Massachusetts) that have had to be amended due to mispellings, incorrect information etc. I think this is most common for older individuals like myself whos...
by Elia
Sat Aug 22, 2009 1:45 pm
 
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Just for fun: how many people are required to resubmit docs?
Replies: 17
Views: 13708

Re: If Application is rejected (NYC)...

Regarding the 1912 law I think it works this way. According to the law promulgated in 1865 a child born of an Italian father no matter where was an Italian citizen. However, if the father renounced Italian citizenship and his child born abroad was a minor (not yet 18) the child lost citizenship alon...
by Elia
Sat Aug 08, 2009 11:17 pm
 
Forum: Embassies and Consulates
Topic: If Application is rejected (NYC)...
Replies: 3
Views: 1998

Re: New York consulate

Where do you neeed to get this petition of naturalization from? I can't imagine it could take so long. I got my grandfathers 1915 naturalization in Fall River, Massachusetts by calling lady in Boston in the archives. She found it in two minutes and sent me a copy within a week. Usually, atleast at t...
by Elia
Sat Aug 08, 2009 10:55 pm
 
Forum: Embassies and Consulates
Topic: New York consulate
Replies: 8
Views: 3726

discrepancies on documents outside the line of descent

I have had five appointments at the consulate in New York. There is no question that I have inherited Italian citizeship. They would not keep giving me appointments otherwise. The problem is my massachusetts documents. They are a mess. The inaccuracies and outright errors are incredible. I suppose t...
by Elia
Sat Aug 08, 2009 10:33 pm
 
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: discrepancies on documents outside the line of descent
Replies: 1
Views: 2515

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