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Leguisie Louis (L), a farmer, was born in Haiti but moved to the Dominican Republic in 1959. He's seen here walking with his granddaughter, Maxileidy. A  court ruling retroactively denies Dominican nationality to anyone born after 1929 who does not have a

Leguisie Louis (L), a farmer, was born in Haiti but moved to the Dominican Republic in 1959. He's seen here walking with his granddaughter, Maxileidy. A court ruling will effectively strip families of Haitian immigrants, like this one, of their Dominican nationality.

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In Conflict & JusticePoliticsThe World That Was.

Tagged: HaitiDominican RepublicCaribbeanRafael TrujilloracismMigration & Immigration.