Bankruptcy and Naturalization – Two Uniform National Laws With a Fresh Start

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Bankruptcy and Naturalization are close Constitutional cousins - Article I, Section 8, Clause 4 of the Constitution provides Congress with the power:

"To establish an uniform Rule of Naturalization, and uniform Laws on the subject ot Bankruptcies throughout the United States;"

While Constitutional scholars may believe that what joins these two areas of the law is the need for national uniformity, those with a bankruptcy law perspective see that both provide a fresh start. We could also say that . . .

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