Disenfranchisement and Rights Restoration: Spotlight on States

 

All states other than Maine and Vermont disenfranchise at least some Americans with a felony conviction, stripping millions of the right to vote. Some are now considering eradicating this practice altogether, as well as adopting other reforms. This series spotlights the way in which this exclusionary system works within individual states, and the pathways to reform in each.

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