TITLE

States' Laws for Felons Prevent 1.4 Million Black Men From Voting in the U.S.: Report

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Jet;11/23/98, Vol. 94 Issue 26, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that about 3.9 million citizens in the United States were not able to take part in the 1998 elections because of US disenfranchisement laws. The percentage of the black male population that are disenfranchised; Information released in a report called Losing the Vote, The Impact of Felony Disenfranchisement Laws in the United States; The variation of laws by state.
ACCESSION #
1306251

 

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