Is or was one of your female ancestors Italian? You have the right to be Italian too!

Up to a certain time the wife’s citizenship followed her husband’s one: by marrying a foreigner, an Italian woman automatically lost her Italian citizenship. This automatic effect was declared incostitutional in the seventies for those marriages which have been celebrated after 1948, when the Italian Constitution was enacted; with a following decision, the Court made […]

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