Voting rights restoration moves slowly in Florida

Florida’s decision to restore civil rights to many ex-felons is proving only a partial victory for ex-offenders. Until this year, Florida was one of 3 states that permanently disfranchised anyone convicted of a felony. The new law returns the right to vote, serve on a jury, hold public office, and apply for certain occupational licenses to ex-felons. Den ganzen Beitrag lesen…