Federal court rejects new Texas voter...

Federal court rejects new Texas voter photo ID law

There are 1 comment on the Boston Herald story from Aug 30, 2012, titled Federal court rejects new Texas voter photo ID law. In it, Boston Herald reports that:

USTIN, Texas - A tough Texas law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls discriminates against low-income blacks and Hispanics, a federal court ruled Thursday, wiping out for the November election a measure championed by conservatives and setting up a potential U.S. Supreme Court showdown.

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t clms

Victoria, Canada

#1 Sep 1, 2012
Why didn't they just try to ban black voters?

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