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Canadian children of World War II veterans, war brides, even those once labeled by the law "bastards", and "lunatics". Many lived in Canada their whole lives, paid taxes, and carried Canadian passports only to learn that they aren't in fact citizens according to an archaic twist in an old law. After four years of reporting on the issue and awards from the Canadian Online Publishing Association and The Canadian Journalism Foundation, the laws are being changed. But will some be left stateless?