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90,000 US citizens with criminal records set to have voting rights restored as New Jersey approves l

90,000 US citizens with criminal records set to have voting rights restored as New Jersey approves l

 A measure that would restore the right to vote to nearly 90,000 American citizens in New Jersey could soon become law, after the state approved the measure in a party-line vote  The bill, which Democrats managed to pass, is the latest effort across the United States to ensure that former felons are able to vote …