Voting Rights Groups Sue Over Florida Law Targeting Formerly Incarcerated

Maria Perez
Jul 3, 2019 - 5:00

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), along with a group of civil rights organizations, have sued the State of Florida after Governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill that would require formerly incarcerated individuals to pay all of their financial obligations before the restoration of their voting rights. The lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Florida, the Brennan Center for Justice, and the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund on June 28,...

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