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Virginia's top court rules against move to restore felons' voting rights

The Virginia Supreme Court ruled on Friday against Democratic Governor Terry McAuliffe's order restoring voting rights to more than 200,000 felons who completed their sentences, the Washington Post reported.
In a 4-3 ruling, the court said McAuliffe overstepped his clemency powers under the state constitution by issuing a sweeping order in April restoring rights to all ex-offenders who are no longer incarcerated or on probation or parole, according to the Post.
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