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Georgia voting law gets the boot

From WaPo: A state judge yesterday rejected a Georgia law requiring voters to show government-issued photo identification, writing in his decision, “This cannot be.” Fulton County Superior Court Judge T. Jackson Bedford Jr. said the law, pushed by Gov. Sonny Perdue (R) to fight voter fraud, violates the state constitution because it disenfranchises citizens who are otherwise qualified to vote. State officials vowed to appeal Bedford’s ruling to the Georgia Supreme Court before the Nov. 7 general election. The timing of the judge’s decision could have political ramifications in Washington. The House is set today to vote on legislation that would

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