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Northern Mariana Islands: Governor Brings Suit in U.S. Court over Immigration Issue

(Dec. 17, 2008) Sections 105 and 503 of the Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands [CNMI] in Political Union with the United States reserve the right to establish immigration laws for CNMI to the U.S. Congress. (CNMI Law Revision Committee website, Dec. 12, 2008, available at http://www.cnmilaw.org/covenant.htm.) However, since its creation […]