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BOUTILIER V. INS, 387 U. S. 118 (1967)

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Boutilier v. INS, 387 U.S. 118 (1967)

Boutilier v. Immigration and Naturalization Service

No. 440

Argued March 14, 1967

Decided May 22, 1967

387 U.S. 118


Petitioner, an alien who at the time of his entry into the United States was a homosexual, held excludable under § 212(a)(4) of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952, as one "afflicted with [a] psychopathic personality," a term which Congress clearly intended to include homosexuals. Pp. 387 U. S. 120-125.

363 F.2d 488, affirmed.

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