FAST FIVE: Clinton-Appointed Judge Lets Florida Felons Vote, Could Add 'Hundreds Of Thousands' To November Rolls
But the conditions must pass constitutional scrutiny.” “Whatever might be said of a rationally constructed system, this one falls short in substantial respects,” he added.
President Donald Trump, who narrowly won the state four years ago, has made winning Florida a key part of his reelection strategy.
One study done by Daniel Smith, a University of Florida political professor, found that nearly 775,000 people with felony convictions have some sort of outstanding legal financial obligation.
“[T]axation without representation led a group of patriots to throw lots of tea into a harbor when there were barely united colonies, let alone a United States,” wrote Hinkle.
The ruling was immediately applauded by the long-line of groups that were part of the legal challenge, which spanned three different lawsuits.