Felon Voting - Podcast
Civil Rights Practice Group Podcast
February 2, 2012Nancy Abudu, Hans A. von Spakovsky, Roger Clegg, Dean A. Reuter
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Felon Voting - MP3
Running Time: 01:02:21
Policies on felon enfranchisement vary from state to state with most states restricting felons from voting to varying degrees. Among other issues, our experts discuss the history of felon disenfranchisement laws and whether such laws violate the Voting Rights Act. On this previously recorded conference call, the speakers discussed these and other issues and took questions from callers.
- Ms. Nancy Abudu, Staff Counsel, The American Civil Liberties Union's Voting Rights Project
- Mr. Hans von Spakovsky, Senior Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation's Center for Legal and Judicial Studies
- Moderator: Mr. Roger Clegg, President and General Counsel, The Center for Equal Opportunity
- Introduction: Mr. Dean A. Reuter, Vice President & Director of Practice Groups, The Federalist Society