The trial over Pennsylvania’s voter ID law begins next week and ACLU and the Commonwealth submitted their final court papers laying out arguments for and against the law.
A group of about eight voters filed a petition to intervene in the ACLU lawsuit, arguing that their rights will be violated if the law is not in place by November.
Governor Tom Corbett has signed a bill that makes Pennsylvania the largest state to block implementation of the federal government’s “Real ID” program.
One of the plaintiffs in the suit says she’s spent the last 10 years trying to prove her identity, and has been voting legally in Philadelphia for nearly 40 years.
The ball is in the governor’s court now that the House has sent him a bill that would have Pennsylvania opt out of the federal “Real ID” Act.
It’s an issue that has caught the attention of the ACLU.
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The Pennsylvania ACLU is assembling a legal team to challenge Pennsylvania’s just-passed voter ID law.
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Fifteen states have moved to block Real ID. The bill now moves to the state House.
The vote came despite objections from the ACLU, which called the bill unconstitutional.
The local ACLU is applauding Philadelphia’s police commissioner for issuing a policy on the videotaping of officers by citizens.
“As a private citizen, you have the right to videotape (officers),” Philadelphia Police deputy commissioner Richard Ross says.