Created 09/11/2012 - 8 months ago
A Pennsylvania judge's decision to uphold the state's tough new voter-identification law last month was based in part on a 19th century state court decision that at the time disenfranchised many Philadelphia workmen who the court didn't feel were virtuous enough to vote. Voter rights advocates wi...
Voter ID ruling in Pennsylvania cited bigoted 1869 court decision (Appeal coming Thurs.) http://t.co/S5NPH5HX #voterid #votersuppression