Last updated on: 8/6/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

UPDATED: Felon Voting Historical Timeline

– UPDATED: Felon Voting Historical Timeline – Read the history of felon voting from Kentucky becoming the first state to disenfranchise criminals in 1792, to the 1974 Supreme Court case Richardson v. Ramirez that ruled felon disenfranchisement is not unconstitutional, to Barack Obama’s Dec. 2007 statement in support of felon voting.