Ballot Selfies Could Lead To Voter Pressure, Expert Says

Law360’s William Gorta reports on a a lawsuit where “(a) group of voters filed suit against New York state and New York City officials in October 2016, asking the court to find unconstitutional on First Amendment grounds a 127-year-old New York law — designed to prohibit the sale of the voting franchise — that bans voters from showing anyone their completed ballots. The complaint addressed both state and federal claims and asked the court to enjoin officials from enforcing it.”

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