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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge struck down the state's new voter ID law on Thursday, saying it violates the state constitution by adding a requirement that voters must meet before casting a ballot.

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox voided the measure in a lawsuit over the way absentee ballots are handled under the law. A separate lawsuit had been filed last week directly challenging the law, which requires voters to show photo identification before casting a ballot.

The law "is declared void and unenforceable," Fox wrote in the ruling.

Three cheers for the Judicial Branch of Government! Not fully sold out, yet! :)
Let's hope the Justice Department is also fixing to push back hard against all this voter suppression.

Originally posted to Animal Nuz on Thu Apr 24, 2014 at 06:30 PM PDT.

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