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Federal judge blocks North Carolina’s voter ID law, citing its discriminatory intent

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The decision could have a big impact in a state that is key to the 2020 presidential electionA federal judge formally blocked North Carolina’s new voter identification law on Tuesday, ruling that discriminatory intent was likely a motivating factor in how the measure was crafted.The decision from US district judge Loretta Biggs could have big consequences in North Carolina, a key state in the 2020 presidential election that is scheduled to hold its presidential primary on 3 March. Donald Trump carried the state in 2016, but Governor Roy Cooper, a Democrat, won in 2016, by just over 10,000 votes. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jan/01/north-carolina-voter-id-law-blocked-discriminatory

Author : Sam Levine

Publish date : 2020-01-01 13:00:04

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