Many black men prohibited from voting, study shows

February 1997
Jet;2/17/97, Vol. 91 Issue 13, p40
Discusses the findings of a study focusing on the number of black men who are imprisoned or have been convicted of a felony and are therefore restricted from voting in the United States. The Sentencing Project in Washington, D.C., which conducted the study; Figures on the number of black men unable to vote; A list of the states that permanently bar all felons from voting.


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