Everything We Know About the American Heartland

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Everything We Know about Felon Voting Rights

February 18, 2018

Show Notes

Your three intrepid lawyer podcasters discuss a voting rights case and then another votings rights case.

  • Episode 44, Everything We Know about 2018.
  • Episode 7, Everything We Know about Oxford Commas.

Hand v. Scott

Florida prevents felons from voting. What’s up with that?

But when the right to vote at any election for the choice of electors for President and Vice President of the United States, Representatives in Congress, the executive and judicial officers of a state, or the members of the legislature thereof, is denied to any of the male inhabitants of such state, being twenty-one years of age, and citizens of the United States, or in any way abridged, except for participation in rebellion, or other crime, the basis of representation therein shall be reduced in the proportion which the number of such male citizens shall bear to the whole number of male citizens twenty-one years of age in such state.

League of Women Voters v. Pennsylvania

Does the partisan gerrymander of Pennsylvania violate the state constitution?

Sidebar

Ruchit: Something about Brown students

AJ: THE DEVIL’S LEVEL IS A CARD GAME WHERE YOU CONTROLL YOUR DEPRESSION LEVEL, HORNY LEVEL AND GENIUS LEVEL TO GET LEVELS OF 6/6/6 “THE DEVIL’S LEVEL”

Tom: Robin Thicke deposed in ‘Blurred Lines’ copyright infringement case

  • “When i give interviews, i tell whatever i want to say to help sell records.”
  • “With all due respect, i was high and drunk every time i did an interview last year.”
  • Do you consider yourself an honest person? No

Afterword