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Florida felons will be able to vote again after amendment passes

Posted: 9:37 PM, Nov 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-07 02:38:02Z

Florida voters have passed Amendment 4 which allows most Florida felons who have finished out their sentence to be able to vote in future elections.

Convicted sex offender and murders will be exempt, the Sun-Sentinel reports . Supporters believe requiring felons to wait five years after sentence completion is too long.

Most states allow felons to vote after completing sentences.