In this photograph from August 30, 2010, Alfredo Pagan shows his birth Puerto Rican birth certificate in Cleveland, Ohio. Pagan was rejected when he tried to obtain a state identification in Ohio because his Puerto Rican birth certificate was considered invalid. There has been a series of cases involving the use of false Puerto Rican birth certificates to obtain legal documents.
In this photograph from August 30, 2010, Alfredo Pagan shows his birth Puerto Rican birth certificate in Cleveland, Ohio. Pagan was rejected when he tried to obtain a state identification in Ohio because his Puerto Rican birth certificate was considered invalid. There has been a series of cases involving the use of false Puerto Rican birth certificates to obtain legal documents. Tony Dejak AP
In this photograph from August 30, 2010, Alfredo Pagan shows his birth Puerto Rican birth certificate in Cleveland, Ohio. Pagan was rejected when he tried to obtain a state identification in Ohio because his Puerto Rican birth certificate was considered invalid. There has been a series of cases involving the use of false Puerto Rican birth certificates to obtain legal documents. Tony Dejak AP

Colombian immigrant accused of posing as Puerto Rican to obtain license

December 31, 2015 12:21 PM

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