Federal appeals court won’t reconsider states’ citizenship lawsuit

The Law: The appeals court ruled in November 2014 that Kansas and Arizona cannot demand help from federal officials in enforcing state laws requiring new voters to submit a birth certificate or other papers documenting U.S. citizenship.

Court won’t reconsider states’ citizenship lawsuit | AP Dec. 29, 2014 7:23 PM EST | RePost: 12/30/2014 4:26:04 AM | TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a decision allowing residents of Kansas and Arizona to register to vote using a federal form without providing proof of their U.S. citizenship. A three-judge panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver issued a one-sentence […]

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