Originally Posted by denny5576
Maria is not changing her passport, so no Russia. She is not changing even her US documents. She is asking a temporary permission to write her family name differently for a specific purpose limited within a specific time frame only.
No one said that, read again.
But she isnt citizen of the United States of America. She can use her "family name" whatever she wants right now for any purpose thats not a legal document, she doesnt need supreme court for that. Therefore its a ploy.