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    Discuss the principles of jus soli and jus sanguinis. Which does the US follow?

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    The United States of America has the Constitution to guide the understanding of the debate between jus soli and jus sanguinis that currently permeates the illegal immigration issue. When discussing this matter with the intent of displaying intellect and knowledge on the subject matter, it is imperative that one realize that the United States practices jus soli wherein the protections and guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment ensure that those born on U.S. soil are automatically ...

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    The expert discusses the principles of jus soli and jus sanguinus. What the United States follows is determined.