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By Tim Leeds 

Windy Boy slams citizenship bill


Windy Boy slams

citizenship bill

Tim KLeeds

State Sen. Jonathan Windy Boy, D-Box Elder, has taken issue with a bill sponsored by a Billings Republican that he fears might lead to denial of Montana citizenship to Native Americans.

The bill drafted by Rep. James Knox would require "that the person is a child of at least one parent who owes no allegiance to any foreign sovereignty or a child without citizenship or nationality in any foreign country."

Windy Boy said he would testify against the bill when it is heard in committee today. He questioned whether someone's citizenship would be q...

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