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Steve:"Bottom line, in the case of retroactive repeal of birthright citizenship, for huge numbers of people whose families got here before there was a Federal immigration system there are probably no records of *legal* entry."

Doesn't matter. All those folks are long dead by now.

Ever since about 1900 there has been a Federal immigration system - maybe decades before.

You'd have to be over 120 years old, and not too many of those that are are flying anywhere these days!

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