More than 100 men civilly committed to a West Texas treatment center for sexually violent predators attempted to vote on November 8. Local election officials refuse to count the votes. In Texas, felons who complete their prison sentences are allowed to vote. Now 66 of the residents at the treatment center are suing for their voting rights being violated.

Read the story by Mike Ward of Houston Chronicle:

http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/politics/texas/article/Officials-leave-sex-offenders-election-ballots-10778508.php

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