Federal judge rejects Wisconsin voter ID law

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About time we got some good news:

“A federal judge has ruled against Wisconsin’s Voter ID law on Tuesday, finding that the rule places “a unique and heightened burden on those who must obtain an ID if they wish to continue voting in Wisconsin,” a population that is disproportionately composed of poor and minority voters. U.S. District Judge Lynn Adelman wrote in her decision that the law violates the constitution’s equal protection provisions.”

Continue reading this article at The Wire

A link to the full decision (PDF).

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