U.S. Govt. to Seek Revocation of “freiheit” Editor’s Citizenship
Menu JTA Search

U.S. Govt. to Seek Revocation of “freiheit” Editor’s Citizenship

Download PDF for this date

The Department of Justice announced that it intends to seek the denaturalization of Paul Novick, editor of the Jewish Communis: daily newspaper “Freiheit” on the ground that he swore to false statements when he obtained United States citizenship in 1927. Mr. Novick immigrated to this country in 1920. Revocation of his citizenship will be sought through the Federal District Court of New York, the announcement said.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund