Citizenship in the United States

American citizenship is a legal status that granted the rights of citizenship of the United States the support and identifies him as their relatives.

Citizenship includes or imposes certain rights and duties as well. All persons born on U.S. soil, obtain U.S. citizenship automatically ( Birthright Citizenship ), see birthplace principle. This is protected by the 14th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

The most important rights that are associated with such citizenship, have the right to habitual residence in the United States as well as the right to work in the field of United States employment. In U.S. law, the possibility of obtaining another citizenship ( "dual citizenship " ) is provided.