Lead plaintiff in Pennsylvania voter ID case gets her photo ID

Jessica Parks The Philadelphia Inquirer 8/18/2012

The day after a judge upheld Pennsylvania’s new voter identification law, the lead plaintiff in the suit seeking to block the law went to a PennDot office and was issued the photo ID card she needs to vote.

Nothing has changed since Viviette Applewhite, 93, testified in July. The […]

Pa. voters will need to show their IDs

Judge upholds law in swing state

Dave Boyer The Washington Times 8/15/2012

In a ruling with implications for the presidential race, a judge on Wednesday rejected an effort by civil rights groups to block Pennsylvania’s voter-ID law, legislation that Republicans say is needed to prevent fraud at the polls this fall.

Commonwealth Court Judge Robert […]