Now, perhaps there should be a procedure for reclaiming full citizenship once a sentence has been served and a probationary period completed; and (of course) full citizenship should be automatically restored if proof of wrongful conviction was presented.
Election to positions of leadership is a serious business - and if people hadn't clearly demonstrated deficinet judgement - they wouldn't be felons.
But, if felons could vote - then you'd have crooks voting for crooks - and we already have enough crooks in the political process.
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Frankly, what else would you do? Lewis,Fri May 23 13:07