The U.S. Supreme Court Gives New Life to the Texas GOP's Effort to Pass Voter ID Bill

The Texas Observer | May 21, 2008
Both sides of the debate have reason to tread carefully in the upcoming legislative battles. Although the Court gave Indiana -- and any state wishing to follow its lead -- the go-ahead to enact stringent voter identification laws, the Court left open the possibility of legal challenges to such measures once their actual effect on the voting public can be assessed.

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