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Pa Voter Id Law

Saki Knafo

Pennsylvania Voter ID Requirement Struck Down | Saki Knafo | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

A state judge has ruled that Pennsylvania can’t require voters to show ID at the polls. Commonwealth Court Judge Bernard McGinley said Friday tha...

Dan Froomkin

Big Voter ID Ruling Handed Down | Dan Froomkin | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics

A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday postponed the enforcement of the state's new strict voter ID requirement until after the November presidential electio...

Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Ruling Looms

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2012 | Politics

By Mark Shade HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct 1(Reuters) - A judge was expected to rule Monday on whether a new Pennsylvania voter identification...

Ruling On Contentious Voter ID Law Is Imminent

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics

By Mark Shade HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept 27 (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania judge may rule as early as Thursday on whether to block a voter ide...

Voter ID Law Under Intense Heat

AP | MARC LEVY and MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania's state Supreme Court justices on Thursday aggressively questioned whether a politically charged law requiring photo...

Republicans Have Taken the Hypocritic Oath in Respect to Voting Rights

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Apparently putting the vote in the hands of the wrong person doesn't pose the same danger as putting a gun in the hands of the wrong person. Only restricting the right to bear arms, but not the right to vote, violates the Constitution.

Judge Makes Pennsylvania Voter ID Decision

Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson declined to grant an injunction against the state's voter ID law Wednesday. Here is his decision ...

Voter ID Case Decided

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A tough new voter identification law championed by Republicans can take effect in Pennsylvania for November's presidential ele...