December 04, 2012 / BY LYLA BUGARA Husted continues campaign of voter suppression with help from 6th Circuit

Will Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted, ever hault his campaign to disenfranchise the most vulnerable among us?

This time he set out to illegally invalidate provisional ballots filed with applications containing poll worker errors. That's right: poll worker errors. Even after a U.S. District Court issued a strong ruling blocking Husted's last minute voter suppression directive, the highly conservative Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals determined that Husted’s appeal of that order was likely to succeed.

As a result, Husted's directive went into effect discounting thousands of ballots in the interim.

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