In their footsteps: Cleveland Restoration Society plans civil rights trail with historical markers  freshwatercleveland

ACLU of Minnesota sues state to restore voter rights for people with felonies  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Gun rights restored for man involved in 1998 shooting  The Winchester Star

Louisiana restored voting rights for ex-prisoners. Now it’s under attack.

State fights ruling on felons' voting rights - News  Gainesville Sun

DeSantis: Non-violent felons should get more than just voting rights restored  Miami Herald

Tuesday's Election Boosts Voting Rights for People With Past Convictions  The Appeal

State’s high court weighs felons’ voting rights dispute  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Federal Judge’s Ruling On Felon Voting Rights Appealed By Florida Officials  CBS Miami

‘A Proud Day’: Ex-Felons Clear Final Hurdle to Vote  The New York Times

As singer John Legend watched, felons who served their time get their right to vote restored  Miami Herald

Clinton Signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act Into Law On This Date  Countable

Woman will vote for first time Tuesday after voting rights restored

Judge Blocks Florida Law Setting Conditions on Restoring Felons’ Voting Rights  The Wall Street Journal

Why the push to restore felon voting rights in Minnesota went from a political issue to a legal one  MinnPost

Ex-felons vote in Florida after overcoming prison — and the GOP  NBC News

Uplifting 'Veils' at Restoration Stage honors Black women in mourning  DC Metro Theater Arts

Ex-felons could lose their right to vote in Florida. Here’s why:  Los Angeles Times

Two steps up, one step back on Florida voting rights | Editorial  Tampa Bay Times

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Restoring Hawaiian Cultural Rights At…  Honolulu Civil Beat

Rocky Rollout for Florida’s Amendment 4  U.S. News & World Report

Mississippi Governor: $53M in Coastal Restoration Projects  U.S. News & World Report

Judge rules Florida felons can still vote despite inability to pay fees and fines  ABA Journal

Judge rules Florida cannot deny felons their voting rights if they're unable to pay financial obligations  Orlando Weekly

Governor's race could decide whether 100K+ Kentuckians regain the right to vote  Courier Journal

'Freedom Walk': A Stroll Through the Civil Rights District of the Future  Birmingham Times

Florida high court hears arguments on felon voting rights  Chicago Tribune

Kansas City group looking to restore park named in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

Bishops welcome restoration of federal funding to faith-based adoption agencies  America Magazine

Jordan wants 'bipartisan' criminal justice reform | News  Prince William Times

William Barr is on the right side of history | TheHill  The Hill

Restoration Stage Marks 15th Season with World Premiere of 'Veils'  The Washington Informer

Shreveport receives $500K for historic church restoration  WBRZ

Kansas City voters reject Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., restore The Paseo as street name  Kansas City Star

Balancing human life and human rights in J&K  Economic Times

Losing their religion: AG Barr should recognize the faith of progressives | TheHill  The Hill

MAPS 4 project would highlight Oklahoma's civil rights leaders, bring economic growth to NE Oklahoma City

Clinton Church restoration turns the page to a new and important chapter |

Civility Is Overrated  The Atlantic

Civil rights restored for thousands of Virginians  CBS19 News

'Floating White House' on its way to Maine where it will be restored to its former glory  WGME

After voters restore The Paseo, Kansas City looks for another way to honor Dr. King  Kansas City Star

Federal Judge Declares GOP ‘Poll Tax’ Unconstitutional, Says State Can’t Restrict Right to Vote Based on Ability to Pay  Law & Crime

How To Vote For Felons: After Court Says Failure To Pay Is Not A Barrier  WFSU

'Story of a family': How developers are restoring an African American home back to life  The Tennessean

Florida’s costly folly to prevent ex-felons from voting | Paula Dockery  Sun Sentinel

Sen. Brown rallies for database of African American cemeteries, starting with Union Baptist Cemetery  WCPO

'Floating White House' on its way to Belfast where it will be restored to its former glory  Bangor Daily News

Judge Says Florida May Not Deny Felons Right to Vote if "Genuinely Unable" to Pay Obligations

Nikki Fried calls on Florida's Republican-dominated cabinet to 'do our jobs' and restore felons' civil rights  Orlando Weekly

News Briefs  Times Union

Civil rights groups sue Florida over 'poll tax' law to restore felon voter rights  NBC News

Letters: Readers discuss Cleaver on MLK, ‘human scum’ Republicans and marijuana use  Kansas City Star

Florida Supreme Court Seems Comfortable Tying Money To Felon Voting  WGCU News

Florida preventing ex-felons from voting a costly folly| Paula Dockery  Tallahassee Democrat

Whose Faith Matters? New Report Challenges Current 'Religious Liberty' Narrative  Sojourners

Texas Atty General Fighting to Allow Bias Against LGBTQ Parents

Voting Rights Restoration

Governor Northam announces civil rights restored to over 10,000 Virginians  WTKR News 3

Civil Rights Advocates Consider Litigation Over Voting Rights Restoration Bills | Daily Business Review

Kansas City group shares dream for MLK Park  KMBC Kansas City

Endangered SC civil rights era hotel on Mosquito Beach to be restored  Charleston Post Courier

Did Chile Just Find a Way Out of Its Crisis?  Americas Quarterly

Police Officers Accused of Domestic Violence Can Plead Down Charges — and Keep Their Guns  Voice of San Diego

Cambodian Court Ends Probe of Treason Charges Against Opposition Leader Kem Sokha  Radio Free Asia

Analysis: Deval Patrick revives debate over 'electability'  Federal News Network

Fight over Amendment 4, restoring felons’ right to vote, now moves to court  Miami Herald

Restoring felon voting rights a 'mess' in battleground Florida  Reuters

Most Kentucky felons would have voting rights restored under new bill  Courier Journal

Amendment 4 in Florida restored voting rights to felons. Now that's back in doubt.

Florida Felons Once Denied Rights Begin Registering to Vote  The New York Times

Is it a poll tax if felons have to pay court costs and fees to regain voting rights?  Miami Herald

Couple to restore Berkshires writing cabin of poet, civil rights activist James Weldon Johnson  The Boston Globe

Floridians Gave Ex-Felons the Right to Vote. Lawmakers Just Put a Big Obstacle in Their Way.  The New York Times

His gun rights were restored in Virginia after serving a sentence. Now he can't buy a gun in Wisconsin  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

In federal hearing, judge appears skeptical of Florida's new felon-voting restoration system  Florida Phoenix

Florida Prosecutors Fight GOP Voter Suppression  The Intercept

'This could be their home,' work continues to restore civil rights icon, Rev. Ralph Abernathy's former church WXIA

Let the People (of Florida) Vote  The New York Times

New elections law 'a throwback to Jim Crow-era policies,' say voting rights advocates  Orlando Weekly

Florida House passes bill that would require ex-felons pay all fees before exercising voting rights  CNN

Why the ACLU Is Suing Florida For Its New Poll Tax  ACLU

Amendment 4 constitutional? Judge wonders out loud during voting rights hearing  Tampa Bay Times

Voting Rights Act

Florida civil rights groups file suit claiming new felons voting law is 'racially discriminatory'  Orlando Weekly

Civil rights groups go to court to block implementation of controversial felon voting rights law  Florida Phoenix

Politics cloud felon voting rights restoration in Florida  Reuters

The Fight for Voting Rights in Florida Isn’t Over  The New Yorker

Northam announces voting rights restoration to 10K convicted felons  WHSV

Shelby County v. Holder: the state of voting rights 6 years later

Restoration of Birmingham's AG Gaston Motel, a "sacred" civil rights landmark, is underway  Bham Now

Editorial: Clemency board should get busy on restoration of ex-felons’ voting rights  Palm Beach Post

Miami-Dade County helps poverty-stricken felons with restoration of voting rights  WPLG Local 10

Sinn Féin Northern command in good shape despite southern setbacks  The Irish Times

Ex-offenders must pay to vote in divided Florida House vote

Amendment to restore Virginia felons’ voting rights dies along party lines  WTKR News 3

Doing more time: Ex-felons face long odds, long wait to restore voting rights  Cronkite News

Cory Booker swipes at Bernie Sanders over restoring voting rights for felons in prison  CNN

With $500000 grant, DC does what city didn't for South Dallas' historic Juanita Craft House  The Dallas Morning News

Ex-felons face long odds, long wait to restore voting rights