UPDATED: Activist sues to gain access to provisional ballots


(UPDATED: Includes late Thursday afternoon response from the secretary of state)

Voting rights activist Davis Hammet is going to court to force Secretary of State Scott Schwab to make public the names of voters who cast provisional ballots during the 2018 general.

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on Davis' behalf in Shawnee County District Court asking a judge to order Schwab to provide the data, including the voter’s registration ID, full name, address and reason for their ballot’s rejection.

Hammet argued that . . .


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