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US Federal Judge Issues Ruling on Voter ID

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12:00AM
October 27, 2006

A federal judge has suspended Ohio’s new voter identification law as it applies to absentee voting. In an interview with Marilyn Smith on WOSU-AM, Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles analyzes the judge’s ruling.

Court: Ohio AG Cannot Intervene in Voter ID Lawsuit

12:00AM
October
27, 2006

A federal judge in Columbus says Ohio Attorney General Jim Petro cannot intervene in a lawsuit challenging new voter identification requirements.

ACORN sues over voter registration

12:00AM
September
21, 2006

Controversy over voter registration in Ohio heats up again with a lawsuit filed over access of low income Ohioans to registration.

Board of Elections catches voter fraud

12:00AM
August
11, 2006

Franklin County’s elections director says he has turned over more than 500 potentially fraudulent voter registration cards to the county prosecutor for possible criminal charges.

Groups Aimed at Stopping New Voter Requirements

12:00AM
July
6, 2006

Tempers are flaring over new voter registration law.

Voter turnout predicted

12:00AM
April
27, 2006

The Ohio Secretary of State’s office says only a quarter of the state’s registered voters are expected to show up at the polls on primary election day.

Ohio voter registration efforts begin final push

12:00AM
August
30, 2004

The deadline to register to vote in the November presidential election is October 4th, but campaigns to register new voters are already in high gear.

OSU hip hop summit looks to register voters

12:00AM
June
3, 2004

The Hip Hop Summit Action Network will host a statewide voter registration effort at Ohio State University on Thursday. The stop at the Schottenstein will be the network’s 22nd summit that brings hip hop artists to cities across the nation in hopes of encouraging people to vote.

Election officials, voter registration groups look to prevent fraud

12:00AM
June
2, 2004

Franklin County elections officials Wednesday met with represenatives from the voter registration group, ACORN. Officials say some registration cards submitted by ACORN workers were fraudulent. Both sides say they are taking steps to ensure it does not happen again.