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Old 01-06-2010, 04:39 AM
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Local News | Washington state felons should have voting rights, federal court rules | Seattle Times Newspaper


What confuses me is why race has anything to do with this.
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Old 01-06-2010, 04:45 AM
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Thats all we need. WA isnt the only state with a law like this on the books.

Incarcerated felons should not be allowed to vote
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I was almost surprised but then saw it is on the Left Coast and it all fell in place. Maybe they get their 2nd amendment rights back next.
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Wasn't it Van Jones who had this in mind?
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Only that the 'plantiff's' case was built on the fact that there is a higher percentage of African American inmates than any other ethnic group.

I was always under the impression that voting was one of the rights you lost during incarceration regardless of which ethnic group you belonged to.
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