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The Sentencing Project Sums Up Recent Disenfranchisement News

Submitted by Thinking CAP on Wed, Jan 25, 2012 - 5:06 pm
  • Kentucky: Challenging state’s disenfranchisement laws
  • New York: Legislative maps redrawn to account for prison population
  • National: Santorum and Romney debate felony disenfranchisement
  • National: CNN opens up discussion of felony disenfranchisement
  • National: Washington Post Commentary supporting voting rights
  • National: Prison ministry leader supports Democracy Restoration Act
  • International: Lessons from Ireland’s first election with enfranchised prisoners

Read their summaries as of January 24, 2012.