Maslenjak v. United States: Advancing Justice | AAJC And Seventy Organizations In Support of Petitioner

March 27, 2017

Case addresses if an immaterial false statement or omission in an immigration status proceeding will be punishable by denaturalization or criminal prosecution

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC (Advancing Justice | AAJC) led a group of seventy organizations in filing an amicus brief about the Maslenjak v. United States case, citing its potential impact on current naturalized U.S. citizens and the chilling effect it could have on the 8.5 million adults who are eligible for naturalization.