Rights Restoration Coalition Looks To Florida Clemency Board Reforms  WFSU

Court rules against state on felons' voting  WPEC

Amendment 4′s top advocate isn’t celebrating this week. Here’s why.  Tampa Bay Times

Felon voting rights bill approved by committee | News  messenger-inquirer

DeSantis pressed to restore voting rights for felons  The Floridian

Philanthropist working to raise $8 million to restore Bronzeville’s Forum  WGN TV Chicago

Civil rights groups demand restoration of Art 370  The Kashmir Images Newspaper

Cecil B. Moore mural restored and ready for visitors in North Philadelphia  6abc.com

The Cecil B. Moore mural has been restored after it was vandalized  The Philadelphia Inquirer

County Commission discusses voting rights  The Independent Florida Alligator

Grand Divisions Episode 84: Another go at voter rights restoration  Tennessean

Tribe's Alamo Restoration Suit Still Thin, Officials Say  Law360

Iowa governor clears voting rights restoration backlog in final hours before the caucuses  Des Moines Register

Voting bill in Washington killed by impasse on which felons should benefit  The Fulcrum

A shadowy league of vigilantes is trying to choke access to Minnesota's polls  City Pages

India Keeps Lid on Kashmir's Internet 6 Months Into Lockdown  The New York Times

More Than 60000 Missourians On Probation Or Parole Can't Vote — Some Want To Lift The Ban  KRCU

ELECTION 2020 - Democrats for President: Elizabeth Warren on LGBTQ Issues  Dallas Voice

Republican senators revisit controversial 'religious freedom' bill at the Iowa Capitol  Des Moines Register

ELECTION 2020 - Democrats for President: Mike Bloomberg on LGBTQ Issues  Dallas Voice

NANCY PELOSI'S 'Italian grandma' move — NEWSOM issues posthumous pardon for gay civil right leader — more CORONAVIRUS worries — BERNIE SANDERS targeting NPP voters in CA  Politico

Civil rights groups hold demo at Jantar Mantar  Kashmir Media Service

Six Months Later, India Continues to Restrict Internet in Kashmir  VOA Learning English

Why the Iowa caucuses are even whiter than you think  The Washington Post

Civil rights restored to more than 20,000 ex-felons, Northam says  WWBT NBC12 News

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

In 2019, few Florida felons got their voting rights back through clemency board  PolitiFact

Hoosier gun rights are fully restored following felony record expungement, attorney general says  nwitimes.com

Religious leaders launch historic commitment to end tropical deforestation in Indonesia  UN Environment

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

Kentucky Gives Voting Rights to Some 140,000 Former Felons  The New York Times

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

Opinion | Progressives and moderates, don't destroy each other. The enemy is Trump, not Clinton or Obama.  The Washington Post

Florida Courts Face The Challenge Of Collecting Thousands In Fines And Fees Owed By Ex-Felons  WUFT

Florida courts struggle to collect fines owed by former felons  Florida Courier

House passes voting rights bill to restore protections struck down by Supreme Court  The Washington Post

Felons voting rights front and center at MLK Day march  WCTV

Landmarks Illinois celebrates restoration of former civil rights leader's home on Martin Luther King Day  PRNewswire

Voting Rights Restoration  brennancenter.org

Monument to late Toledo reverend, civil-rights activist restored  Toledo Blade

Florida Moves One Step Closer To Restoring Voting Rights To All Formerly Incarcerated Individuals  Essence

Ron DeSantis, state Cabinet members revise rights-restoration rule  Tallahassee Democrat

Opinion says Indiana gun rights restored after expungements  wpta21.com

Esplanade Mansion restoration soon to be on track, owner, tenants agree to shell out Rs 50 crore  Mumbai Mirror

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

Challenge to Floridas clemency system could be moot  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Local News Florida Rights Restoration Coalition group advocates for clemency reform at Capitol 6:21 PM  WTXL ABC 27

Civil groups fight Myanmar Internet ban  New Straits Times

Virginia Governor Announces Right to Vote Restored for Over 22k Felons  National Review

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

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

Voting Rights Restoration Gives Felons a Voice in More States  The Pew Charitable Trusts

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

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

Judge temporarily blocks Florida law limiting ex-felons’ voting rights  Vox.com

Montclair Board Invites Police to Meeting After Calls for Super to Resign, Disruption Prompts Abrupt Ending  TAPinto.net

Montclair Board Invites Police After Calls for Super to Resign, Disruption Prompts Abrupt Ending  TAPinto.net

PolitiFact Florida: In 2019, few felons got their voting rights back through clemency board  Tampa Bay Times

Justices weigh felons' voting rights dispute  WCTV

'Green Shoots' in J&K?  India Today

Gold Dome Report - February 2020 #6 | Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP  JD Supra

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

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

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy restores voting rights for 80,000 on probation or parole  ABC News

Beshear says he will sign order Thursday restoring voting rights of 100,000+ felons  Lexington Herald Leader

Florida Prosecutors Fight GOP Voter Suppression  The Intercept

Conservative Supreme Court Justices Take Aim at Scalia  The New Republic

Black History Month events on Long Island, Feb. 23-29  Newsday

Justices back DeSantis on key felons' rights question  WCTV

Ireland: 'Common History, Common Struggle' – from an error of emphasis to opportunism  In Defence of Marxism

Business Briefs: CCR exhibition designer; Wortis joins Mahaiwe; Berkshire Nonprofit Awards nominations; grant for Jack Miller Contractors |  theberkshireedge.com

If Reynolds really wants to restore felon voting rights, she should sign an executive order  Des Moines Register

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

Virginia governor’s civil rights restoration efforts are underwhelming, activists say  ThinkProgress

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

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

Community Calendar, Feb. 16 | Lifestyles  Greensboro News & Record

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

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

Voting Rights Act  brennancenter.org

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear Restores Voting Rights To Felons  WBUR

Judge Temporarily Blocks Florida Law Restricting Voting by Ex-Felons  The New York Times

A Second Chance in Kentucky  Slate

Florida's Clemency Process Is Complicated But It Hasn't Always Been  WFSU

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

'This could be their home,' work continues to restore civil rights icon, Rev. Ralph Abernathy's former church  11Alive.com WXIA

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

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

More Than 49000 Parolees Have Had Voting Rights Restored Under Cuomo's Executive Order  Gotham Gazette

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

SPLC lawsuit seeks to restore Mississippi citizens' right to vote  Southern Poverty Law Center

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

Texas' System For Restoring Voting Rights For Ex-Felons Is Akin To A 'Poll Tax,' Study Says  KUT

India has created an atmosphere of fear in IOK  Kashmir Media Service

Early Gift for 31 Hillsborough Felons Right to Vote Restored  Bay News 9

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

Nikki Fried on felon voting rights restoration: 'We're just not doing it'  Florida Politics

Florida governor seeks delay in landmark voting rights case  POLITICO

House bill restores enforcement strength to Voting Rights Act  People's World

Northam announces voting rights restoration to 10K convicted felons  WHSV