Effects of Supreme Court voter roll d...

Effects of Supreme Court voter roll decision appear limited

Jun 12, 2018 Read more: SFGate
ATLANTA (AP) - A U.S. Supreme Court ruling has cleared the way for states to take a tougher approach to maintaining their voter rolls, but will they? Ohio plans to resume its process for removing inactive voters after it was affirmed in Monday's 5-4 ruling. It takes a particularly aggressive approach that appears to be an outlier among states. Few appear eager to follow. "Our law has been on the books. It hasn't changed, and it isn't changing," said Oklahoma Election Board spokesman Bryan Dean. At issue is when a state begins the process to notify and ultimately remove people from the rolls after a period of non-voting. In most states with similar laws, that process begins after voters miss two or more federal elections.

Start the conversation, or Read more at SFGate.

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Supreme Court Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Union Activity Ramps Up in Advance of Supreme C... Aug '18 LOL 4
News Promising to enlarge the Supreme Court could ba... Jul '18 RustyS 1
Obama gave Money 2 enemy (Mar '18) Mar '18 whataguy 1
Gorsuch will stab Trump in the back. (Apr '17) Mar '18 ruskietard 4
News GOP asks Supreme Court to block new Pennsylvani... (Mar '18) Mar '18 ruskietard 1
News Pennsylvania congressional redistricting battle... (Feb '18) Feb '18 Multimedia 1
News A Polarized Supreme Court, Growing More So (Apr '17) Jan '18 jjsummers 2