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FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014
Mississippi used its new voter-identification law for the first time Tuesday — requiring voters to show a driver’s license or other government-issued photo ID at the polls.
On May 8th, 2014, a Wisconsin judge ruled against a voter identification law that would require people to show state-issued identification at voting polls. The Institute for Southern Studies reports that the judge found the law to be in violation of the Constitution’s Equal Protection Clause and section 2 of the Voting Rights Act. 551 more words