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CBS News
Judge slams Kansas voter ID law's "magnitude of harm"those residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson w
Judge slams Kansas voter ID law's "magnitude of harm"
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
those residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson wrote that "even if instances of noncitizens voting cause indirect voter disenfranchisement by diluting the votes of citizens, such instances pale in comparison to the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Judge says Kansas can't require citizenship proof to votethose residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson w
Judge says Kansas can't require citizenship proof to vote
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 days ago
those residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson wrote that "even if instances of noncitizens voting cause indirect voter disenfranchisement by diluting the votes of citizens, such instances pale in comparison to the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
U.S. District Court judge orders Kobach to register thousands of Kansansdocumentation of citizenship when registering at one of the state's motor vehic
U.S. District Court judge orders Kobach to register thousands of Kansans
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
documentation of citizenship when registering at one of the state's motor vehicle offices. Dale Ho, director of the Voting Rights Project with the American Civil Liberties Union, said the ruling required the state to begin registering on... Read more
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FOX News
Judge rules Kansas cannot require citizenship proof to votethose residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson w
Judge rules Kansas cannot require citizenship proof to vote
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
those residents to cast a ballot in the upcoming federal elections. Robinson wrote that "even if instances of noncitizens voting cause indirect voter disenfranchisement by diluting the votes of citizens, such instances pale in comparison to the... Read more
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ABC News
Feds to Investigate Gender Discrimination in Hollywood, ACLU Sayswhat they called "blatant and rampant discrimination against women directors in
Feds to Investigate Gender Discrimination in Hollywood, ACLU Says
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
what they called "blatant and rampant discrimination against women directors in the film and television industries." “ACLU SoCal and the ACLU Women’s Rights Project are pleased that the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and... Read more
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Fortune
Primary Voting Glitches Hint At Possible Election Day Chaosa weak, inefficient and arcane regime of election rules and laws, creating dist
Primary Voting Glitches Hint At Possible Election Day Chaos
Fortune / Posted 19 days ago
a weak, inefficient and arcane regime of election rules and laws, creating distinct and growing worries in the minds of voting rights and election integrity activists that the November elections could devolve into a chaotic nightmare, mass... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
California DMV Takes Important First Steps Toward 
Improving Voter Registration Servicessystem” of voter registration established by that law. The DMV’s effort to imp
California DMV Takes Important First Steps Toward 
Improving Voter Registration Services
CommonDreams.org / Posted 20 days ago
system” of voter registration established by that law. The DMV’s effort to improve voter registration comes after several voting rights organizations threatened a lawsuit if the agency did not make changes to meet requirements of the NVRA. Under... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
ACLU and Southern Coalition for Social Justice Condemn Ruling in North Carolina Voting LawsuitCoalition for Social Justice condemned today's federal court ruling upholding p
ACLU and Southern Coalition for Social Justice Condemn Ruling in North Carolina Voting Lawsuit
CommonDreams.org / Posted 29 days ago
Coalition for Social Justice condemned today's federal court ruling upholding provisions of North Carolina's restrictive voting law. The groups are analyzing the court’s decision and considering next steps. The groups are challenging provisions... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Virginia's Governor Just Gave 206,000 People The Right To Votewho signed a bill on Friday that would allow felons who had completed their sen
Virginia's Governor Just Gave 206,000 People The Right To Vote
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
who signed a bill on Friday that would allow felons who had completed their sentences to vote. In addition to granting voting rights, the executive order will also allow released felons to run for office, serve on a jury, and serve as notaries... Read more
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USA Today
Former felons in Maryland now have right to voteWASHINGTON — Convicted felons have long been unwelcome on Election Day, as 34 s
Former felons in Maryland now have right to vote
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON — Convicted felons have long been unwelcome on Election Day, as 34 states block them from voting either permanently or for varying times after they leave prison. But ex-felons who are on parole or probation will be able to vote on Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Press
McAuliffe restoring voting rights to 200,000 convicted felonson probation or parole to register to vote this year in Virginia, a battlegroun
McAuliffe restoring voting rights to 200,000 convicted felons
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
on probation or parole to register to vote this year in Virginia, a battleground state, according to a coalition of civil rights groups that had pushed for the restoration of voting rights. "It is a historic day for democracy in Virginia and... Read more
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