WED PM Update: Court rules disabled voters can receive assistance returning absentee ballots

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-- Disabled Wisconsin voters are entitled to assistance in returning their absentee ballots despite a state law saying they must return them on their own through the mail or in person, a federal judge ruled today.
Judge James Peterson's ruling provides clarity on the issue after the state Supreme Court in July declined to weigh in on whether disabled voters are entitled to assistance in returning their ballots.
Peterson noted the plaintiffs in the case -- four disabled voters -- can't comply with a state law requiring them to ...

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