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  • ...iteracy, and education, as well as an exhibition of "good moral character" and a demonstration of an attachment to constitutional principles upon which th *[[Immigration]]
    609 B (81 words) - 16:34, 12 July 2010
  • ''An official governmental body empowered with the authority to direct and supervise the implementation of particular legislative acts. In addition to .... The substance of an administrative agency's powers must be intelligible, and a system of controls must be in place to limit those powers, but courts alm
    20 KB (2,825 words) - 10:44, 14 December 2009
  • ''The science and art of flight, encompassing the functioning and ownership of aircraft vehicles from balloons to those that travel into spac ... involved with the planning and building of vehicles operating in both air and space.
    15 KB (2,351 words) - 17:28, 12 July 2010
  • ...ns who have not been naturalized to become U.S. citizens under federal law and the Constitution. Much of U.S. [[Immigration|immigration]] relates to policies and law related to the legal status of aliens within the country.
    3 KB (362 words) - 15:50, 12 July 2010
  • ...ns born within the king's realm that attaches immediately upon their birth and that they cannot be relieved of by their own actions.</i></p> ... law, the obligation of fidelity and obedience that is owed by native born and naturalized American citizens to the United States that cannot be relinquis
    9 KB (1,463 words) - 17:20, 12 July 2010
  • ...]] on New York City and Washington, D.C., likewise changed the picture for immigration. Nonetheless, the United States remains committed to providing a safe haven ...was to continue to conduct all business, including processing applications and requests, as the INS had.</p>
    8 KB (1,240 words) - 17:28, 12 July 2010
  • ... in litigation and serves as the principal advisor to government officials and agencies in legal matters.'' ... in legal matters generally and gives advice and opinions to the president and to other heads of executive departments as requested. In cases of exception
    21 KB (3,207 words) - 13:45, 31 December 2009
  • ...or other representative bodies such as county legislatures, city councils, and boards of supervisors. ...mation is used in academic research and is sought by product manufacturers and marketers who want to know the demographics of potential consumers.
    20 KB (3,020 words) - 17:23, 6 January 2010
  • ...basis of race or ethnicity. Congress indefinitely extended the act in 1902 and made it permanent in 1904. However, it was repealed in its entirety in 1943 ...ing political pressure resulted in heated debate, and final passage of the act occurred on May 6, 1882.</p>
    4 KB (609 words) - 12:27, 2 December 2009
  • ...e received a bachelor of arts degree from Johns Hopkins University in 1957 and a law degree from the University of Maryland in 1961. He served from 1961 t ..., the Judiciary Committee of the Bar Association of Baltimore (1972–75), and the Maryland state legislature's Task Force on Crime (1975–76).
    7 KB (957 words) - 16:12, 10 December 2009
  • ...nst the U.S. government, have led him to represent a number of individuals and groups that are notably disliked or feared by the U.S. public.</p> ...of arts degree from the University of Texas in 1949 and his master of arts and doctor of <span>[[Jurisprudence|jurisprudence]]</span> degrees from the Uni
    12 KB (1,967 words) - 12:29, 2 December 2009
  • ...ovisions and principles during a legal proceeding. Executive, legislative, and judicial actions that conform with the norms prescribed by a constitutional ...rights]]</span> derived from sources outside the text of the Constitution, and other constraints inherent in a democratic system where the ultimate source
    47 KB (7,211 words) - 17:08, 30 December 2009
  • Discretion ''is the power or right to make official decisions using reason and judgment to choose from among acceptable alternatives.'' ...uties. All discretionary decisions made are subject to some kind of review and are also subject to reversal or modification if there has been an <span>[[A
    12 KB (1,847 words) - 13:42, 5 January 2010
  • ...ts that report to the president, and that is responsible for administering and enforcing the laws that Congress passes.'' ... them in individual cases. The executive branch differs from both in scope and function.
    17 KB (2,587 words) - 17:28, 12 July 2010
  • ...ence are considered legislative enactments that have the force of statute, and courts interpret them as they would any other statute, employing traditiona ... a federal court. Rather, the rules are meant to assist lawyer-adversaries and common sense triers-of-fact in resolving particularized legal disputes. Acc
    7 KB (1,074 words) - 11:45, 3 February 2010
  • ...es of permanent residence. The correlative term'' emigration ''denotes the act of such persons in leaving their former country. Much of U.S. immigration law relates to the status of foreign-born [[Aliens|aliens]].
    42 KB (6,560 words) - 17:00, 12 July 2010
  • ...nization in the United States, with more than 100,000 employees nationwide and a budget of approximately $30 billion. ...ederal laws. Many of the department's activities involve traditional legal and investigative functions, such as filing suits on behalf of the United State
    17 KB (2,494 words) - 15:35, 23 February 2010
  • ...reau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Immigration, Bureau of Naturalization, and Children's Bureau.</p> ...gaining]]</span> process. It keeps track of changes in employment, prices, and other economic measurements. The DOL also makes special efforts to address
    12 KB (1,774 words) - 18:20, 2 December 2009
  • ;AAA: American Arbitration Association; Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1933 ;ABA: American Bar Association; Architectural Barriers Act of 1968; American Bankers Association
    45 KB (6,210 words) - 17:32, 30 December 2009
  • ...ve as a result of any type of disaster, including war, political upheaval, and famine.</i></p> ...ternational organizations and treaties, and domestically, through national immigration policies.</p>
    11 KB (1,763 words) - 18:58, 2 December 2009

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