Youngkin Blocks Deletion of the Term “Alien” From Virginia Law

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David Yaroslav
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Monday, April 25, 2022
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National Issues
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The Virginia General Assembly recently followed California’s and Colorado’s examples by passing a bill that would delete the term “alien” throughout state law and replace it with a variety of other vague and legally imprecise words.  Unlike the governors of those states, however, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin (R) has not signed the bill. . . .