Reblogged on kommonsentsjane/blogkommonsents.
HOORAY! Dem’s don’t like ID’S and paper ballots because it cuts down on their cheating.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit overturned a lower court on Friday to allow a Texas voter ID law to remain in place in a case that could be a major breakthrough for conservative anti-voter fraud efforts.
Judge Edith Jones’s 17-page opinion for the court reverses a district court injunction that blocked the law, known as SB 5, from gong into effect. The law at issue, SB 5, was written last year specifically to address Voting Rights Act concerns with its 2011 predecessor, SB 14. It will now go into effect as planned.
“That Plaintiffs’ factual critique boils down to speculation demonstrates the prematurity of the court’s decision to invalidate SB 5 in 2017, well before the law took effect in 2018,” the Reagan-appointed Jones writes. “Nothing we conclude today disposes of any potential challenges to SB 5 in…
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