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Fed Judges: Felons Should Get Vote

January 7, 2010

[Ed. note — Those will probably be the ONLY votes the Democrats will get after voting for ObamaCare!!!]

Incarcerated felons should be allowed to vote in Washington to ensure that racial minorities are protected under the Voting Rights Act, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.

The 2-1 ruling by a three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the 2000 ruling of a district judge in Spokane. That judge had ruled that state law did not violate the act, and dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former prison inmate from Bellevue.

The two appellate judges ruled that disparities in the state’s justice system “cannot be explained in race-neutral ways.”

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  1. Bret Gould permalink
    January 7, 2010 4:12 pm

    the dems already have their secretarys of state inplace and will now push universal voter registration. And with a no ball Michael Steel to help them how can they lose.

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