DC Circ. Grants Injunction In Voter ID Requirement Dispute

Law360, New York (September 27, 2016, 4:49 PM EDT) — The D.C. Circuit issued a split opinion Monday fleshing out an earlier decision that a U.S. elections agency must remove a proof-of-citizenship requirement from a mail-in federal voter registration form used for November’s election in Alabama, Georgia and Kansas, with voting-rights organizations calling it a “victory for our democracy.”

Writing for the majority, Circuit Judges Judith W. Rogers and Stephen F. Williams said the two individual Kansas residents, the League of Women Voters of the United States, as well as similar groups operating at the state…

Source: Law360