Felony Laws Bar 1 in 40 U.S. Adults From Voting Next Month

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One of every 40 U.S. adults cannot vote in November’s election because of state laws that bar people with past felony convictions from casting ballots. Experts say racial disparities in sentencing have had a disproportionate effect on the voting rights of blacks and Hispanics, the New York Times Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!