Iowa Supreme Court Votes 4-3 To Uphold Ban On Convicts’ Voting

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Iowa legislators and civil rights advocates say they want to rewrite state law and amend the state constitution after the state Supreme Court upheld a lifetime voting ban for convicted felons, reports the Des Moines Register.

The court ruled, 4 to 3, that all felonies are "infamous crimes" resulting in permanent disenfranchisement under the state constitution. The decision . . .

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