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Proposition 17 would allow people with felony convictions to cast ballots while they are on parole.
Oct 06, 2020
Mar 17, 2020
Advocates worry the widespread confusion may have a chilling effect on eligible voters.
Mar 16, 2020
The bill would disproportionately affect the 140,000 people whose voting rights were recently restored.
Jan 21, 2020
Lawyers and advocates in Miami-Dade County will roll out a new plan to counter the disenfranchisement of people with felony convictions.
Kira Lerner, Daniel Nichanian
Jul 24, 2019
Right now, only the whitest states—Maine and Vermont—allow prisoners to vote. Washington, D.C., could change that.
Jun 12, 2019
With Appeal staff reporter Kira Lerner
Adam H. Johnson
Mar 07, 2019