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Voters in jail face ‘de facto disenfranchisement’

Many Americans in jails are eligible to vote. But a series of obstacles makes it nearly impossible.

Each election cycle, thousands of eligible voters are effectively disenfranchised because they sit in a jail cell - many there simply because they can’t afford bail - yet people in jail face significant, sometimes insurmountable obstacles to registering to vote and accessing a ballot.
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