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Stricter Voter ID And Other Voting Laws Rolled Back In Slew Of Court Decisions : NPR

  • Stricter Voter ID And Other Voting Laws Rolled Back In Slew Of Court Decisions
  • An election official checks a voter’s photo identification at an early voting polling site in Austin, Texas.
  • But even the judges who wrote key opinions upholding the law in the case have since expressed concerns about how voter ID laws work out in practice.
  • When they were first proposed, voter ID laws sounded reasonable to lots of people, including the Supreme Court.
  • Courts have fairly consistently been striking down those restrictions, culminating in some big wins for civil rights forces in late July and early August.

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@BobCucuzza: “@Reince Except for the minorities the @GOP tried to suppress in 17 states.”


Ahead of the November election, courts have fairly consistently struck down new voting restrictions, culminating in some big wins for civil rights forces, especially in North Carolina and Texas.


Stricter Voter ID And Other Voting Laws Rolled Back In Slew Of Court Decisions : NPR