Judge Tosses Kansas' Proof-Of-Citizenship Voter Law, And Rebukes Sec. Of State Kobach
3 monthes ago - By NPR
Kansas had one of the strictest voter registration laws in the U.S. But a federal judge says it's unconstitutional - and she's requiring Kris Kobach to take legal classes to brush up on the rules.
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Kris Kobach ordered to attend legal classes for violating basic legal concepts
3 monthes ago - By Think Progress
A federal judge on Tuesday struck down Kansas Secretary of State and notorious voter suppression architect Kris Kobach's documentary proof of citizenship law , and ordered Kobach, who decided to represent himself in the litigation and repeatedly violated basic rules of civil procedure, to attend six hours of continuing legal education classes.
During trial in March, Kobach argued that he had evidence that a significant number of non-citizens were registering to vote in Kansas. The only way to prevent this type of voter fraud, he argued, was his law which required voters to show a...
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