TOPEKA — Voting rights attorneys battled Tuesday in Shawnee County District Court over the...

Voting rights attorneys argue whether new Kansas law blocks registration drives – Kansas Reflector

TOPEKA — Voting rights attorneys battled Tuesday in Shawnee County District Court over the merits of a new law that threatens felony prosecution for any activities that could be mistaken as the work of an election official. Nonprofits including the League of Women Voters of Kansas sued the state before the law took effect July 1, halting all voter registration drives and outreach efforts. They asked District Judge Teresa Watson to issue a temporary injunction blocking part of the law that deals with impersonating an election official. Bradley Schlozman, a Wichita attorney hired by the state to defend the law, …

 

Read the full article here


-- END RSP MOD -->