Federal Court Unanimously Rules Against Texas Voter ID Law

A three-judge panel today refused to allow Texas to implement its controversial voter photo ID law, saying the “stringent” measure would harm racial minorities & the poor.

The judicial panel said the law would have a “retrogressive,” or backward-moving, effect on minorities. This was a significant win for Obama’s Justice Department.

http://legaltimes.typepad.com/blt/2012/08/dc-court-unanimously-rules-against-texas-voter-id-law.html

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