Last updated on: 9/15/2011 | Author: ProCon.org

UPDATED: Are felon disenfranchisement laws a form of racial discrimination?

UPDATED: Are felon disenfranchisement laws a form of racial discrimination? – Whites make up 56.1% of the US population and 34.2% of the prison population while blacks are 12.6% of the US population and 38.2% of the prison population. See our new data on prison population and race as well as pro and con position statements from experts, court cases, and organizations.