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Daughter of Canadian war veteran still denied Canadian citizenship
Scott lived half of her life in Canada as a Canadian citizen, until one day Canada took that citizenship away.
Feb 11th, 2011
Kafkaesque citizenship laws bestow rights, and take them away
Navigating the extensive family of Canadian citizenship laws leaves a paper cut that could shred a moose. There is the son, Bill C–37, (male personal pro-noun intentional); the father, 1977...
Jul 8th, 2010
Jason Kenney, Canada citizenship minister, refuses to answer questions about continued flaws in laws
Everyone in the RV Park seems to know about Jackie Scott’s case. “Isn’t it something?” Vickie the receptionist says as she tallies the day’s arrivals. One look at our camera equipment...
Jul 2nd, 2010
Canada's bureaucracy still denies citizenship to children of soldiers
"Why can't they see I'm Canadian?" Jackie Scott opened up her father's war record and showed it to a reporter. Scott, 65, spends six months each year in an R.V. park next to the American border in...
Jul 1st, 2010