New Book: Felon Disfranchisement

living in infamyThe new book Living In Infamy: Felon Disfranchisement and the History of American Citizenship by Pippa Holloway explores how decades after race-based disfranchisement officially ended, state legislation and criminal convictions – in place of race – has continued this disparity in legal status between whites and African Americans that is still effecting our election outcomes today. Check out the book on the Law Library Balcony KF9747 .H65 2014.

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