Web Results

Loss of rights due to conviction for criminal offense - Wikipedia


Loss of rights due to criminal conviction refers to the practice in some countries of reducing the .... The Civic Participation and Rehabilitation Act, allowing for ex- felons to vote, has been intro...

What Rights Do Convicted Felons Lose? - The Law Dictionary


Convicted felons lose many of the civil rights afforded to Americans without a felony ... mployment Rights Of Convicted Felons · Grants Available For Ex Felons  ...

Felon Voting Rights by State - Exoffenders


Aug 11, 2016 ... Here is our list of felon voting rights laws by state. We try to update this information when a law regarding ex-offenders voting rights changes.

State Felon Voting Laws - Felon Voting - ProCon.org


May 10, 2016 ... List of states where people with felony convinctions are barred from ... 2 of the Voting Rights Act can be applied to felon disenfranchisement ...

The NRA Wants Ex-Felons To Have Guns But Not Voting Rights


May 22, 2016 ... LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY — The National Rifle Association wants convicted felons to be able to purchase firearms, yet its leaders are ...

Voting as an Ex-Offender - Nonprofit Vote


Get information related to voting as an ex-offender in each state and from national ... Voting rights retained while incarcerated for a felony conviction in:.

Pages - Felons and Voting Rights


Felons and Voting Rights. If you were convicted of a felony in Washington State, your right to vote is restored as long as you are not under the authority (in prison  ...

Florida should restore ex-felon voting rights - Sun Sentinel


Aug 31, 2016 ... Florida has taken a hard line in restoring voting rights to ex-felons.

'Why don't they want us to vote?' Ex-felons cope with losing voting ...


Jul 27, 2016 ... Louise Benjamin, 48, looked forward to casting her first ballot in Virginia this November, after Gov. Terry McAuliffe restored her voting rights and ...

Ex-Felon Voting Rights Restoration Project


What We Do > Ex-Felon Voting Rights. Can Ex-Felons Restore Their Right to Vote in Alabama? YES! There are two available ways for ex-felons to restore their  ...

More Info

Overview - Clemency - Florida Commission on Offender Review


Overview. Under the Florida Constitution, a convicted felon cannot vote, serve on a jury, or hold public office until civil rights have been restored. When a person ...

Felon Voting Rights - National Conference of State Legislatures


In Maine and Vermont, felons never lose their right to vote, even while they are incarcerated. In Florida, Iowa and Virginia, felons and ex-felons permanently lose  ...

For Ex-Felons, Limited Rights Mean A Future On Hold : NPR


Oct 22, 2012 ... Like many other former felons in Florida, Vikki Hankins has spent years trying to regain civil rights like the right to vote or serve on a jury.