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alien

an organism, usually a plant, that is not native to the environment in which it occurs, and that is thought to have been introduced by man.
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Beneficiaries of complementary protection and refugees share the common feature of international alienage.
Because documentation is not an adequate marker of citizenship or alienage, the determination of who is 'in' and who is 'out' can be made at will.
Connecticut's Supreme Court applied rational basis review, but only after finding that the state statute did not actually discriminate based on alienage.
Olivas, Preempting Preemption: Foreign Affairs, State Rights, and Alienage Classifications, 35 Va.
immigration inspections, alienage regulations, employer sanctions--the
During all this time, the real estates of these persons remained vested in them: and when by the law of the 11th of December, 1778, the legislature thought proper to act upon this part of their property, it was declared to be forfeited for their offences, not escheatable on the ground of alienage.
19) Figure 2 below illustrates the alienage of adult noncitizens by race for each division.
To promote cross-border trade and investment, these agreements seek to (1) allocate taxing jurisdiction so as to avoid double taxation; (2) reduce source-State taxation; (3) prohibit discrimination based on alienage, foreign organization, or foreign ownership; and (4) promote resolution of situations in which the income taxable by one Contracting State as opposed to the other Contracting State is in question.
186) Ordinarily, state classifications based on alienage are inherently suspect resulting in strict scrutiny analysis under the U.
29) Since then, the Court has either deferred to Congress or refused altogether to review federal statutes concerning noncitizens for compliance with the Constitution's substantive and procedural requirements under what has become known as the "plenary power doctrine," (30) even when Congress has relied on classifications that would be constitutionally problematic if applied to citizens, such as race, (31) alienage, (32) gender, (33) and legitimacy.
The ICE official said they are being treated at local hospitals and "officials will not release the identities or alienage of victims until relatives can be notified.
Richardson, (60) a case addressing a state law denying welfare benefits to certain noncitizens, the Court invalidated the law because "classifications based on alienage, like those based on nationality or race, are inherently suspect.