John Lennon finally gets his green card 1976.
Written by megarock on October 10, 2019
October 7, 1976: After a four year legal battle, John Lennon was awarded his "Green Card", granting him permanent residency status in the US. A circuit court in New York overturned previous efforts by the US Government to deport him. The three judge panel of the US Court of Appeals ruled that his 1968 arrest in Britain for possession of marijuana was "contrary to US ideas of due process and was invalid as a means of banishing the former Beatle from America."
John Lennon. The Beatles!!
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