Q: Please cite Federal caselaw on question: Can a natural-born US citizen relinquish Federal, but NOT STATE, citizenship?
A natural-born citizen has U.S. citizenship by birth. One is a citizen of the United States.
Even though we also speak of being a citizen of Florida, there is no such thing as a citizenship of Florida.
Hence, you can renounce U.S. citizenship and become a foreigner, without a legal right t olive or work in the U.S., but you cannot retain a Floridian citizenship because this one never existed.
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