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New Jersey man from India stripped of US citizenship

By: Sarwar Alam

A naturalized American from India has been stripped of his US citizenship, the first case under a government initiative designed to clamp down on fraudulent immigration, widened under the Trump administration. Baljinder Singh, 43, from Carteret, New Jersey became a naturalized citizen in 2006 after marrying his American wife. But he arrived in the Untied States in 1991, flying into San Francisco without travel documents or proof of identity, giving his name as Davinder Singh, the Justice Department said. He dodged a subsequent court hearing and was ordered to be deported in January 1992. A month later he filed for asylum under…

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