[Coco] OT: New Scam
flexser at fiu.edu
Fri Sep 30 18:16:44 EDT 2005
Sounds like yet another scheme by partisan Florida voting officials to remove
blacks from the voter rolls. I'll bet efforts to contact those affected during
that 60-day period were feeble to nonexistent.
On Fri, 30 Sep 2005 jdaggett at gate.net wrote:
> Here in Florida they passed the Motor/Voter Act in 1998. So now
> when you register your car, the local city and county knows where
> you are and you automatically are on the rolls for jury duty. Before
> 1998 if you did not register to vote you never were called for jury
> duty. That gap was closed in 1998.
> Also if your auto registration address and voter registration address
> does not match then you are given a 60 day period to correct that
> before an election. If they are not corrected you are dropped from
> the voter registration rolls. Every summer each county canvasing
> board must verify the voters registration matches the drivers license
> address. In both 2000 and 2004 about half of those that were
> removed from the voting rolls fell under these provisions.
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