Episode 150

Giving the Vote Back

October 4, 2018
  • Voting
  • Law & Courts
  • Criminal Justice
  • American Democracy
  • Revitalizing U.S. Democracy
Professor of Law, Stetson University College of Law

Casting a ballot seems as American as apple pie. But in Florida, one in ten people have had their voting rights taken away because of a criminal conviction. Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy dives into the history of Florida’s voting system, how ex-felons get their rights back, and what Florida voters can do to help.

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