Federal judge guts Florida law requiring felons to pay fines before they can vote  The Washington Post

Making a Black Chamber Effective | The Crusader Newspaper Group  The Chicago Cusader

Civil procedure — firearm owner identification card  Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Federal Trial Set To Begin Over Florida Felon Voting Rights Law  NPR

Lawsuit concerning voting rights restoration in Florida goes to trial  Ballotpedia News

Civil rights leader: 'Once a person has paid their debt to society, they should be able to vote'  Florida Phoenix

Haines City embarrassed by election controversy  The Ledger

Defense lawyer: State high court ruling undermined Miami-Dade program restoring felons' voting rights  Florida Phoenix

FGCU Journalism Students Profile Former Felons About to Vote Again  WGCU News

Miles College receives $500K grant to restore historic building  Bham Now

In Florida, felons must pay court debts before they can vote. But with no system to do so, many have found it impossible.  The Washington Post

Testimony Of Key Figure Emerges In Felons Voting Fight  WFSU

Plan Would Give Felons Who Still Owe Fees Chance to Get Voting Rights Back  Bay News 9

Judge will rule part of Florida felon voting law unconstitutional  POLITICO

Key Amendment 4 backer supports voting law now being challenged in federal court  Florida Phoenix

Elections official: state faces backlog of 85000 former felons seeking the restoration of their voting rights  Florida Phoenix

Virginia’s Sloppy Prisoner Release Plan  Bacon's Rebellion

Alabama HBCU awarded $500,000 grant to restore its oldest building  AL.com

Taking a look at the UA senior commencement award winners  Arizona Daily Wildcat

How Desmond Meade built a movement that restored voting rights in Florida — almost  Salon

Trump considers restoration of some funding to WHO: Live updates  Al Jazeera English

Federal judge rules Florida felons can't be barred from voting because they owe court fines  KYMA

Trump ordered states to open churches. Can he do that?  POLITICO

China Is Pushing Through a Controversial National Security Law for Hong Kong. Here’s What to Know  TIME

Martin Luther King Jr. stayed in this Miami neighborhood. It is now getting its due.  Miami Herald

Civil War mansion for $50,000 in Upstate NY sold after 200 offers: And the winner is ...  newyorkupstate.com

How the right to vote became a weapon of exclusion  scalawagmagazine.org

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

China enters an era with a civil code  CGTN

Felon can run for sheriff in Des Moines County, but can't serve if elected  Des Moines Register

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

A new website allows 152,000 Kentucky felons to see if their voting rights were restored  Courier Journal

Agitated mob obstructs telecom restoration work in Amphan-hit areas of West Bengal  ETTelecom.com

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

Explainer: EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030 - Bringing nature back into our lives  Modern Diplomacy

$118,500 African American Civil Rights grant to restore two historic structures - News, opinion, resources  Shepherdstown Chronicle

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

Rights Restoration Coalition Looks To Florida Clemency Board Reforms  WFSU

DeVos moves ahead on Title IX rules  Politico

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

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

Pushing for due process on campus - Education - WORLD  WORLD News Group

Many Virginians with a felony may have their right to vote restored and not know it  WVIR

Las Vegas city attorney prepares to exit stage, with 1 finale left  Las Vegas Review-Journal

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

Class Action Could Restore Voting Rights of Former Felons in Florida  Orlando Weekly

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

Florida Rights Restoration Coalition group advocates for clemency reform at Capitol  WTXL ABC 27

Creating a Climate for Real Change  Progressive.org

Endangered SC civil rights era hotel on Mosquito Beach to be restored  Charleston Post Courier

Court rules against Florida on felon voting rights  WWSB

Opinion says Indiana gun rights restored after expungements  wpta21.com

Internet lockdown in Kashmir, 281 days and counting  The Leaflet

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

Florida Clemency Panel Gives Felons Path to Regain Vote  U.S. News & World Report

Florida Voting Rights Law Has Rocky Rollout For Felons  NPR

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

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

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

How to put COVID-19 content moderation into context  Brookings Institution

Parliament Passes Controversial Amendments to Forest Code of Georgia  Civil Georgia

Northam announces he's restored voting rights to over 22,000 former felons  The Dogwood

Felons voting rights front and center at MLK Day march  WCTV

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

Covid-19: the EU plan for the economic recovery  Modern Diplomacy

Florida Voted to Give 1.4 Million Felons the Right to Vote. It Hasn’t Gone Smoothly  The Wall Street Journal

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

Voting Rights Restoration  brennancenter.org

Civil rights groups sue North Carolina over felon voting restrictions  NBC News

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

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

Editorial: A discouraging call by Florida Supreme Court on felon voting  Palm Beach Post

Florida felons must pay up before voting in 2020, court rules  WTSP.com

How to safely resume travel and reboot Europe's tourism in 2020 and beyond  Modern Diplomacy

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

Bronzeville Home Of Chicago's First Black Alderman, Oscar Stanton De Priest, Restored To Its Former Glory  Block Club Chicago

Neil Volz has a new lobbying tool, voters, available this Advocacy Day  Florida Politics

Florida Supreme Court Justices Weigh In On Felon Voting Rights Amendment  CBS Miami

Virginia governor restores voting rights to over 22,000 felons  The Fulcrum

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

Federal grant to aid Hamtramck Stadium restoration  Ballpark Digest

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear Restores Voting Rights To Felons  WBUR

Charles Town receives grant to restore two historical buildings  Martinsburg Journal

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

Felon Rights Advocates Travel To Tallahassee for Advocacy Day  Bay News 9

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

Governor Offers Phased-In Reopening Plan For Illinois, Strategy Draws Fire For Slow Pace Of Ending Lockdown  Samantha Laturno

Virginia legislators propose amendment allowing incarcerated felons and persons judged mentally incompetent to vote  Ballotpedia News

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

Haines City election: Newly elected commissioners criminal record, outstanding fines may disqualify him from serving  The Ledger

Bertha Williams Library receives a nearly half-million dollar grant for restoration/preservation  Montgomery Advertiser

Trisha Kehaulani Watson: Restoring Hawaiian Cultural Rights At…  Honolulu Civil Beat

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

The Rights of Nature, a new way of thinking about the world  NJ MMA News

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

Assembly Passes Bill Returning Voting Rights to Parolees, Probationers — But Not Prisoners  NJ Spotlight

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

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

Rocky Rollout for Florida’s Amendment 4  U.S. News & World Report

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