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Obama is NOT an Article II Natural Born Citizen


and therefore is NOT Eligible to be President
The President and CINC of the USA Must be a “Natural Born” Citizen — U.S. Constitution, Article II, Section 1, Clause 5

No Person except a The Law of Nations, Per the British Nationality


Vattel, 1758. Act of 1948, Obama when
natural born Citizen, or
born in 1961 was a British
a Citizen of the United Used by Ben Franklin, John Jay,
Subject at birth.
States, at the time of George Washington, and others.
the Adoption of this Obama’s Father was NOT
Vol.1, Ch.19, Section 212:
a U.S. Citizen, nor was he
Constitution, shall be
“natural-born citizens, are an Immigrant to the USA,
eligible to the Office those born in the country, nor was he even a Permanent
of President of parents who are citizens” Resident of the USA.

Why the “Natural Born Citizen” Clause of Our Constitution Is Important and Worth Preserving
It was the fear of foreign influence invading became part of our national common law. from one’s foreign parents or from foreign President can expect that the military will
the Office of Commander in Chief of the According to that law as explained by E. soil) but a “natural born Citizen” can give him or her full trust and obedience.
military that prompted John Jay, our first Vattel in, _The Law of Nations_ (1758), have only one and that is to America (soil
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice, to write Vol.1, Section 212, Des Citoyens et and parents are all united in one nation). When President Obama was born in
to George Washington the following letter Naturels, a “citizen” is a member of the 1961, under the British Nationality Act
dated July 25, 1787: “Permit me to hint, civil society. To become a “citizen” is to The original definition of “natural born 1948, both his father and he were British
whether it would be wise and seasonable enter into society as a member thereof. On Citizen” gives our Constitutional Republic subjects/citizens. In 1963, they both
to provide a strong check to the admission the other hand, Vattel wrote that a native or the best chance of having a President became Kenyan citizens. In fact, Mr.
of Foreigners into the administration of indigenes(writteninFrenchas/lesnaturels/ and Commander in Chief of the Military Obama’s father was never even a legal
our national Government; and to declare or /indigenes/) or “natural born Citizen” who has sole and absolute allegiance, resident or immigrant of America. Hence,
expressly that the Commander in Chief as the term later became translated from loyalty, and attachment to the United regardless of where Mr. Obama was born
of the American army shall not be given French into English, is a child born in the States. By satisfying all conditions of this or that he may be a United States citizen
to nor devolve on, any but a natural born country of two citizen parents who have definition, all other avenues of acquiring under the 14th Amendment, he is not an
Citizen (underlying “born” in the original). already entered into and become members other foreign citizenships and allegiances Article II “natural born Citizen” and not
Jay’s recommendation did make it into the of the society. Vattel also tells us that it (jus soli or by the soil and jus sanguinis eligible to be President. This ineligibility
Constitution. Article II, Sec. 1, cl. 5 of the is the “natural born Citizen” who will or by descent) are cut off. Having all has absolutely nothing to do with his
Constitution provides in pertinent part: best preserve and perpetuate the society. other means of acquiring other foreign race or class but all to do with his being
“No person except a natural born Citizen, This definition of the two distinct terms citizenships or allegiances cut off is unity born with multiple citizenships and
or a Citizen of the United States, at the time has been adopted by many United States of citizenship which is what the President allegiances and not satisfying the strict
of the Adoption of this Constitution, shall Supreme Court decisions. (The Venus, 12 must have at the time of birth. Additionally, eligibility requirements of Article II. If
be eligible to the Office of President. . .” In U.S. 253 (1814) and Minor v. Happersett, by requiring the child’s parents to be someone believes that today the “natural
this clause and in Articles I, III, and IV, the 88 U.S. 162 (1874) to cite just two.) With U.S. citizens best assures that those born Citizen” clause no longer serves
Founding Fathers distinguished between the presidential qualification question parents most likely will have absorbed any useful purpose, then the proper way
“Citizen” and “natural born Citizen.” never being involved, neither the 14th American customs and values which, to change or abandon it is by way of

MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2009 // THE WASHINGTON TIMES


Per the Founders, while Senators and Amendment (which covers only “citizens” in turn, they will transmit to their child. constitutional amendment under Article
Representatives can be just “citizens,” the who are permitted to gain membership in V of the Constitution, not by usurpation.
President must be a “natural born Citizen.” and enter American society by either birth The “natural born Citizen” clause serves
— Mario Apuzzo, Esq.
Through this clause, the Founders sought on U.S. soil or by naturalization and being a critical purpose today and must be
to guarantee that the ideals for which subject to the jurisdiction of the United enforced in every Presidential election.
they fought would be faithfully preserved States), nor Congressional Acts (8 U.S.C. The President has immense power, both Obama is not Article II Constitutionally
for future generations of Americans. Sec. 1401), nor any case law (e.g. U.S. v. civil and military. The clause assures the eligible to be President. Q.E.D.
The Founders wanted to assure that the Wong Kim Ark, 169 U.S. 649 (1898)) has American people that their President does
— Charles F. Kerchner, Jr., Lead Plaintiff
Office of President and Commander in ever changed the original common law not have any conflicting allegiances or
Commander USNR Retired
Chief of the Military, a non-collegial and definition of a “natural born Citizen.” This loyalties. In our nuclear world, it will avoid
unique and powerful civil and military amendment and laws have all dealt with having a President who may hesitate to act
position, was free of all foreign influence the sole question of whether a particular quickly and decisively in a moment of crisis If you would like to help with
and that its holder has sole and absolute person was going to be allowed to enter due to some internal psychological conflict this lawsuit, please contact
allegiance, loyalty, and attachment to the into and be a member of American society of allegiance or loyalty. It will avoid any
U.S. The “natural born Citizen” clause and thereby be declared a “citizen.” The foreign nation expecting and pressuring Mario Apuzzo, Esq.
was the best way for them to assure this. 14th Amendment did not involve Article the President to act in their best interest
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