Meet Some Floridians With Felony Convictions Fighting For Right To Vote

September 26, 2018 6:01 am

I spent the last three months reporting a story on how hundreds of thousands of Floridians with felony convictions are disenfranchised under Gov. Rick Scott’s clemency process. In phone interviews and in-person conversations in Orlando, I heard fascinating, moving stories from people caught up in the system. The consequences of actions made five and fifteen and twenty-five years ago continue to reverberate through their lives.

Below, we provide more details on their backgrounds that we didn’t have room to capture in the piece.

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