The Guilfordian

Felons should be able to vote after sentences

Nicole Zelniker, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2016

Imagine this: you are arrested for a low-level drug crime. You serve a year — maybe several years — in jail. When you finally get out, you find you cannot get a job. You may not be able to get a passport. In many states, if you have a felony charge, you will not be allowed to vote. This is nothi...