Hillary Clinton Obama Birth Certificate Did Start The Birther Movement Politifact 0427_obama Long
Any activities we do under national, state, or local government laws, demand specific forms of identification. Without this documentation, we are at the least turned down for whatever we're endeavoring to do.
A birth certificate copy is still an official document, printed on official paper, and can be identified as a proper document. A photocopy is not necessarily accepted by any or all government entities, and in most cases will be refused. In today's world, it's increasingly hard to do anything that is government run without your identification papers.