Florida high court sides with governor on felon voter rights
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court sided with Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday in a legal dispute over restoring voting rights to felons with unpaid fines.
The court's advisory opinion - requested by the Republican governor last year - has no immediate legal consequence, but could influence federal judges weighing legal wranglings over the voter-approved ballot measure known as Amendment 4.
Amendment 4 was ratified overwhelmingly by voters in November 2018, giving voting...