Eric Holder Backs Restoration Of Voting Rights For Former Felons

February 12, 2014   // 0 Comments

  Ryan J. Reilly WASHINGTON -- Attorney General Eric Holder is putting the weight of the Obama administration behind restoring voting rights to former felons, calling laws that disenfranchise millions of Americans "unnecessary and unjust," and saying they are rooted in "centuries-old conceptions of justice that were too often based on exclusion, animus, and fear." Holder, who has...

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