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Think Progress: Court Refuses To Intervene In Case of 40,000 Missing Voters In Georgia

Think Progress: Court Refuses To Intervene In Case of 40,000 Missing Voters In Georgia

On Tuesday, Judge Christopher Brasher of the Fulton County Superior Court denied a petition from civil rights advocates to force Georgia’s Secretary of State to process an estimated 40,000 voter registrationsthat have gone missing from the public database.

Media Coverage: ‘Ban the Box’ Moves to End Discrimination in Albany

Media Coverage: ‘Ban the Box’ Moves to End Discrimination in Albany

A national movement to end employment discrimination against the formerly incarcerated is underway in Albany.

Media Coverage: Asking Former Prisoners About Conviction History on Job Apps is Barrier to Re-entry

Media Coverage: Asking Former Prisoners About Conviction History on Job Apps is Barrier to Re-entry

Every week, men and women who have served time in prison and paid their debt to society apply for jobs. Many of them, regardless of the need for their skills, are immediately at a disadvantage against other job seekers. And a simple box that asks applicants about his or her conviction history is to blame.