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Federal Judge Overturns Wisconsin's Voter-ID Law

By Julissa Catalan A federal judge in Milwaukee issued an extensive 90-page ruling invalidating Wisconsin’s voter-ID law. The law, which was passed by a Republican-controlled statehouse in 2011, forced voters to have a government-issued ID—like a driver’s license or passport—with them when voting. While Republican supporters insisted this was the…