Virginia Order Restoring Voting Rights to Ex-Felons Ruled Unconstitutional — TIME

Virginia’s state Supreme Court ruled Friday that Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s executive order restoring the voting rights of more than 200,000 ex-felons violated the state’s constitution. The 4-3 decision follows the controversial executive order signed by McAuliffe in April, which granted voting rights to ex-offenders who had completed their prison sentence as well as their term…

via Virginia Order Restoring Voting Rights to Ex-Felons Ruled Unconstitutional — TIME

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