Volume 107 - Issue 3
AN UNCONSTITUTIONAL POLL TAX? PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION PROVIDES INSIGHT ON FLORIDA STATUTE SB7066.
By: Seiko Shastri, Vol. 104 Staff Member An estimated 6 million United States citizens do not have the right to vote because of a prior criminal conviction. One-quarter of those disenfranchised individuals––1.5 million Americans––live in the state of Florida. This disenfranchisement has disproportionately affected black residents, preventing nearly 20 percent of black adults of voting…Continue Reading