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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 22, 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2016/04/22/about-200000-convicted-felons-in-virginia-will-now-have-the-right-to-vote-in-november/

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 ...

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)).

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 ...

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 ...

Court Blocks Terry McAuliffe on Felon Voting, but ... - National Review

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19 hours ago ... ... voting rights (and a few other civil rights, such as – conspicuously – the ability to hold public office) for over 200000 convicted felons, effective ...

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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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People in prison, on parole and on probation cannot vote. People with felony convictions can vote upon completion of sentence. People in prison cannot vote.

Voting as an Ex-Offender - Nonprofit Vote

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Individuals convicted of a felony are ineligible to vote while incarcerated, on parole, or on probation. Voting rights are automatically restored upon completion of ...