NJ resident is first to lose citizenship under new initiative

A naturalized citizen living in Carteret was stripped of his citizenship after authorities learned he used a false name around the time he entered the country a quarter-century ago, the Department of Justice said Tuesday.

A judge revoked Baljinder Singh’s citizenship Friday after he was accused in September of using the alias to avoid deportation for decades.

Singh arrived in the United States from Hong Kong in 1991, giving the name Davinder Singh at San Francisco International Airport. He had no proof of identity.

Carteret man accused of lying to get citizenship

Singh was scheduled to appear at an immigration hearing but …read more

Source: NJ.com Middlesex

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