Tag: voting rights
Suit says California secretary of state is misinterpreting new law by barring some ex-felons from voting.
State Senator J.B. Sanford left no doubt where he stood on a controversial, possibly revolutionary, proposition that California voters, all men, were about to decide in a special election in the fall of 1911. “Suffrage is not a right,” Sanford wrote. “…Politics is no place for a woman, consequently the privilege should not be granted […]