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My ex husband & I adopted an Australian baby girl in 1971 when stationed with the US Air Force in Australia. She came to the US with an Australian passport and was issued an Alien Registration Card. Is she an American citizen because we are, or is she still a citizen of Australia.
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Immigration Law
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Immigration Lawyer: Alex, Lawyer replied 8 years ago
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Do you know who her biological Australian parents are?
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
No, it was a closed adoption.
Immigration Lawyer: Alex, Lawyer replied 8 years ago
Should be entitled to Australian citizenship. Whether or not she is entitled to US citizenship, I do not know.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I know she has Australian citizenship. I want to know if she is an American citizen.
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I see you are practicing in Australia. I need a lawyer in the US to reply. This has to do with US citizenship.
Immigration Lawyer: Alex, Lawyer replied 8 years ago
I'll transfer you over to the US law section.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Thank you.
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I didn't get an acceptable answer yet from the US law section.
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