Debate on Birthright Citizenship

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John C. Eastman

Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law; Claremont Institute Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence

Ediberto Roman

Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law

Date Written: 2011

Abstract

The following is the transcript from a debate between Dr. John Eastman and Professor Ediberto Roman, and moderated by Dean of the Florida International University College of Law, Alex Acosta. This debate took place on February 24-25, 2011 as a part of the FIU Law Review's Symposium on immigration reform in the United States. Specifically, this debate centers on the Fourteenth Amendment and birthright citizenship. Both Dr. Eastman and Professor Román were given ten minutes for their own remarks, beginning with Dr. Eastman. After the opening remarks, the debate goes into a brief back-and-forth between Dr. Eastman and Professor Román before concluding with questions from the audience.

Suggested Citation

Eastman, John C. and Roman, Ediberto, Debate on Birthright Citizenship (2011). 6 FIU L. Rev. 293 (2011); Florida International University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 17-12. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2997590

John C. Eastman (Contact Author)

Chapman University, The Dale E. Fowler School of Law ( email )

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HOME PAGE: http://www.chapman.edu/law/faculty/eastman.asp

Claremont Institute Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence

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Upland, CA 91786
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HOME PAGE: http://https://www.claremont.org/center-for-constitutional-jurisprudence/

Ediberto Roman

Florida International University (FIU) - College of Law ( email )

11200 SW 8th St.
RDB Hall 1097
Miami, FL 33199
United States

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