Voting-Rights Groups Sue AZ to Block ‘Election Security’ Bills

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Voting-rights advocates are suing the state of Arizona over new regulations they say make it harder for some people to register and would block thousands of voters from the polls.

The lawsuit targets a pair of “election security” bills passed this year by the Republican-controlled Legislature, calling them an attempt to disenfranchise thousands of otherwise eligible voters.

Hear more in this audio news report from SBN news director Steve Lubetkin.