A Long Path to Equality
The path towards citizenship is long and convoluted in Auropia. Even those born to citizen parents are not guaranteed to receive citizenship without some form of civil, security or military service. Being a full citizen is the only way to guarantee certain rights like public healthcare, full representation in government and courts, the right to childbirth, and full rights of association, speech, and property ownership.
There are four categories of citizenship status in Auropia :
To move from a legal Immigrant to a Non-Citizen often takes generations. Whole family lines can be busted back to Immigrant status for multiple types of small infractions from illegal childbirth or rearing to murder.