Voice of the Ex-Offender (VOTE)

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Voice of the Ex-Offender (VOTE) News

Louisiana AG reviewing lawsuit over voting rights for ex-offenders

NEW ORLEANS — In the wake of a lawsuit filed against the state to restore voting rights to ex-offenders, the Louisiana Attorney General's Office said voting restrictions on those on parole or probation is constitutional.

Group sues to restore voting rights of ex-offenders in Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS—Voice of the Ex-Offender (VOTE) filed a class-action petition on July 1 in the 19th Judicial District Court, seeking to restore the voting rights of more than 70,000 Louisiana residents who are on probation or parole for felony offenses.