Last updated on: 10/8/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

UPDATED: Historical Timeline – US History of Felon Voting and Disenfranchisement

UPDATED: Historical Timeline – US History of Felon Voting and Disenfranchisement – On Oct. 7, 2010 the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed its previous 2-1 decision and ruled 11-0 that Washington’s felon disenfranchisement law does not violate the Voting Rights Act. Read about this Farrakhan v. Gregoire case and the entire history of felon voting from 1100 BC to the present.