The Wisconsin Voter ID Law Ruling: What You Need to Know

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Late last week, a divided court upheld a Wisconsin voter ID law, and in doing so, rewrote part of it – causing confusion.

Haven’t been following the case closely? No problem! Here’s what you need to know to get caught up:

The court ruled in two cases that can be read here and here.

At issue? Whether Wisconsin statute requiring voters to produce photo ID at polls violates several provisions of the Wisconsin Constitution.

Want more information? Here are some news stories that explain the various issues at play now that the rulings have come down:

Divided court upholds Wisconsin’s voter ID law

Only Case Of Voter Fraud Cited In Wisconsin Voter ID Ruling Involved A Scott Walker Fan

Court Ruling Raises Questions About Voter ID Procedure

U.S. attorneys: State’s ID law violates Voting Rights Act

 

 

 

One thought on “The Wisconsin Voter ID Law Ruling: What You Need to Know

  1. Pingback: Investigation: 31 Instances of Voter Impersonation Out of 1 Billion Ballots Cast | Pennsylvanians for Fair Elections

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