Is Vattel Irrelevant to the “natural born Citizen” Question?

RESPONSE TO EXPOSURE OF OMITTED INFORMATION BY THE CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE EQUATES “NATIVE BORN” WITH “NATURAL BORN” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2011 (Aug. 19, 2011) — A short while ago – June 17, 2011, to be precise – one “nolu chan” posted  to the Internet an article dismissing as irrelevant the work of  Emmerich de Vattel […]

Of Tricks, Schemes and Devices

“THE SILENCE IS DEAFENING” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2011 (Jul. 4, 2011) — Editor’s Note: For background information on the Congressional Research Memos, please see Mr. DeMaio’s previous essays here, here and here. Introduction Following up once again on the continuing saga of Barack Obama’s eligibility problem – perhaps better described as a continuing and unresolved […]