“Thousands Lose Right to Vote Under ‘Incompetence’ Laws”

Stateline: Laws in 39 states and Washington, D.C., allow judges to strip voting rights from people with mental disorders ranging from schizophrenia to Down syndrome who are deemed “incapacitated” or “incompetent.” Some of those states use archaic language like “idiots” … Continue reading →

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Rick Hasen


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