Can Royal families living in the United States still hold their Titles ?

Are there any laws with regards to holding titles in the United States such as HRH or Baron?

What will happen if someone uses their Royal title while living in the USA?

What will happen if the USA does not follow the laws they have laid out in the Constitution of the United States?

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  • Mark
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    1 decade ago
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    American citizens cannot hold a title of nobility. However, people with titles of nobility or royalty are not prohibited from living in the United States.

    There is a law which requires aliens petitioning for citizenship to renounce all titles of nobility. The text follows, from 8 USC section 1448, subsection (b):

    "In case the person petitioning for naturalization has borne any hereditary title, or has been of any of the orders of nobility in any foreign state, the petitioner shall in addition to complying with the requirements of subsection (a) [omitted] of this section, make under oath in open court in the court in which the petition for naturalization is made, an express renunciation of such title or order of nobility, and such renunication shall be recorded in the court as part of the proceedings."

    The Code of Federal Regulations (8 CFR 337.1) accordingly provides the following:

    A petitioner or applicant for naturalization who has borne any hereditary title or has been of any of the orders of nobility in any foreign state shall, in addition to taking the oath of allegiance prescribed in paragraph (a) of this section, make under oath or affirmation in public an express renunciation

    of such title or order of nobility, in the following form:

    (1) I further renounce the title of (give title or titles) which I have heretofore held; or

    (2) I further renounce the order of nobility (give the order of nobility) to which I have heretofore belonged.

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  • 3 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    That is a good question. It is my understanding that you can't hold a title here in the U.S. Please correct me if I'm wrong. So i would think that they would use the title yet they have to mention their country after wards. Even though that title would be useless here in the U.S. The only thing it would be useful is popularity so they know that your someone of importance.

    Source(s): My opinion.... P.S. I'm not sure if there are any laws regarding this.
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