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In switch, Justice Department backs Ohio voter purge

Tue Aug 08 20:24:23 EDT 2017 | tribLive
Updated 2 hours ago The Justice Department has reversed its position in a high-profile voting case in Ohio, siding with the state in its effort to purge thousands of people from its rolls for not voting in recent elections. The move is part of a broader campaign by the Trump administration to support restrictions on who is eligible to vote, a radical change in philosophy from the previous Justice Department, which sued a number of states over voting laws that it deemed discriminatory against min..

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WASHINGTON -- In a rare move, the U.S. Department of Justice reversed its position on Ohio's process for maintaining voter rolls in a high-profile voting rights case before the U.S..
COLUMBUS, Ohio — President Donald Trump’s administration has reversed the government’s position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio’s method ..
On Monday, the Justice Department filed an amicus brief that sides with the state of Ohio in a controversial case regarding voter purging that is currently before the U.S..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration has reversed the government's position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio's me..
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Donald Trump's administration has reversed the government's position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio's m..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - President Donald Trump's administration has reversed the government's position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio's me..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - President Donald Trump's administration has reversed the government's position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio's me..
[JURIST] The US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] on Monday reversed its position in a key voting rights case [opinion, PDF] that will be before the Supreme Court late..
(Reuters) - The Trump administration has reversed an Obama administration stance and will support Ohio in its bid at the U.S. Supreme Court to revive a state policy of purging peop..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration has reversed the government's position on a voter roll case before the U.S. Supreme Court and is now backing Ohio's me..
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted recently argued in a brief to the U.S. Supreme Court that Ohio's method of purging voter rolls of inactive and nonresponsive voters followed..
Updated 2 hours ago The Justice Department has reversed its position in a high-profile voting case in Ohio, siding with the state in its effort to purge thousands of people from it..
Updated 1 hour ago The Justice Department has reversed its position in a high-profile voting case in Ohio, siding with the state in its effort to purge thousands of people from its..
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By Andrew Chung (Reuters) - The Trump administration has reversed an Obama administration stance and will support Ohio in its bid at the U.S. Supreme Court to revive a state policy..
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