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For Many Americans Obtaining a Birth Certificate Proves Challenging – Alfred Lubrano, Inquirer Staff Writer

Gloria Cuttino knows she was born. She just can’t prove it. In a frustrating circumstance that’s surprisingly common among poor African Americans born in the South in the mid-20th century, Cuttino has no birth certificate. That wasn’t a great hindrance for much of her life, but it’s a bigger problem these days, when the post-9/11… Read More »