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Felony disenfranchisement

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... destruction of property can result in a felony conviction if ... Voting rights in the United States.

State Felon Voting Laws - Felon Voting - ProCon.org

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Apr 8, 2016 ... The chart below provides links to each state's laws on felon voting and places ... ( Convicted felons may vote by absentee ballot while in prison).

Felon Voting Rights by State - Exoffenders

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Alabama – Felon voting rights can be restored once the full sentence is complete. This has to be applied for. Those who were convicted of treason and ...

Voting as an Ex-Offender - Nonprofit Vote

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In all but two states, voting age citizens convicted of a felony are barred from voting for some period of time. Laws vary in each state. While many states restore  ...

Felony Disenfranchisement | The Sentencing Project

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A striking 5.85 million Americans are prohibited from voting due to laws that disenfranchise citizens convicted of felony offenses. Felony disenfranchisement ...

Felon Disenfranchisement - Fairvote

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Research · Voting Rights; Felon Disenfranchisement ... It is also one of the only democracies to permanently strip felons of their right to vote (Preuhs (2001)).

About 200,000 convicted felons in Virginia will now have the right to ...

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Apr 22, 2016 ... Along with restoring voting rights, the governor's action restores the right to ... The new rights also apply to felons convicted in another state and ...

Virginia Governor Restores Voting Rights to Felons - The New York ...

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Apr 22, 2016 ... Terry McAuliffe of Virginia used his executive power on Friday to restore voting rights to more than 200,000 convicted felons, circumventing the ...

Restoring Voting Rights | Brennan Center for Justice

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See our state-by-state guide on felony disenfranchisement laws and our work ... a bill to restore voting rights to 40,000 people with past criminal convictions now ...

Voting Rights Restoration Efforts in Virginia | Brennan Center for ...

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Aug 1, 2016 ... Overview. Virginia is one of four states whose constitution permanently disenfranchises citizens with past felony convictions, but grants the ...

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Felon Voting Rights - National Conference of State Legislatures

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This report summarizes the various laws governing felon voting rights in the states. ... Voting Rights of Persons with Felony Convictions ...

State Criminal Re-enfranchisement Laws (Map) | American Civil ...

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Congress: Pass the Voting Rights Advancement Act · Protect voters ... People with felony convictions can vote upon completion of sentence. People in prison ...

MAP: States Where Felons Can't Vote | The Lowdown | KQED News

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Feb 23, 2016 ... Nearly 6 million voting-age Americans can't vote in the 2016 primaries ... When it comes to restoring the voting rights of convicted felons, few ...