NC judges strike down photo voter ID law, claiming it makes it harder for Black residents to vote.

A panel of North Carolina state judges ruled on Friday Republican lawmakers wrote the state’s voter ID law with the intent, at least in part, to make it harder for Black residents to vote.

The ruling claimed “S.B. 824 was enacted in part for a discriminatory purpose and would not have been enacted in its current form but for its tendency to discriminate against African American voters.”

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