High Court Takes Up Appeal Of Ariz. Voter ID Law

Law360, New York (October 15, 2012, 8:40 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday decided to take up an appeal asking to affirm Arizona's state law requiring voters to prove they are U.S. citizens with some form of identification before casting a ballot.

Appealing a divided Ninth Circuit en banc decision that ruled the state's constitutional amendment could not be applied to federal elections due to an existing federal form for elections, Arizona has asked the court to resolve conflicting readings of the National Voter Registration Act that have been made among various circuit...
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