In 2007, Florida's Republican Governor Charlie Crist pushed to make it easier for
most convicted felons to regain their voting rights ...
May 10, 2016 ... Two states allow felons to vote from prison while other states may permanently
ban felons from voting even after being released from prison, ...
This report summarizes the various laws governing felon voting rights in the
states. ... Graphic of a human silhouette behind jail bars. Please Note: The
Aug 11, 2016 ... Here you can find information on felon voting rights for each individual state. This
information is updated as laws change.
Nov 4, 2016 ... Roughly 6.1 million voting-age American citizens who have been convicted of
crimes are restricted from voting in next week's presidential ...
A patchwork of state felony disfranchisement laws, varying in severity from state
to state, ... with felony (and in several states misdemeanor) convictions from
In all but two states, voting age citizens convicted of a felony are barred from
voting for .... Kentucky's constitution permanently bars all individuals with past
Nov 3, 2000 ... The Supreme Court has ruled that state laws that bar convicted felons from voting
do not violate their constitutional rights -- except when such ...
Oct 6, 2016 ... Because states decide whether felons vote, the implications of felony ...
disenfranchisement centers on ex-offenders, not those behind bars.
Oct 6, 2016 ... One of every 40 American adults cannot vote in November's election because of
state laws that bar people with past felony convictions from ...