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Old 07-31-2012, 06:44 PM   #77
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Default Re: Discussion: Voting ID and Voting Rights

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Originally Posted by dnno1 View Post
Regardless of how it happened the outcomes are the same (you received a loss). Regardless of how you feel about it the 24th Amendment says that the right of Citizens shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any State by reason of failure to pay a poll tax. If a person has to pay to get the proper documents to make him/her eligible to vote, then that could be construed as a type of tax, which would be in violation of the constitution, especially if the person was registered before and was on the roles, he shouldn't be denied his right to vote.
No, sorry....it is not a poll tax....not in any form or fashion. And when these states are showing that they are willing to work to make this in some cases...FREE....that dog don't hunt. So to speak.....

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