Daily Archives: Monday 5 November 2012

Legal News of the Day: PA Court Allows Voter ID Law Ads to Continue

A Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court judge decided Thursday that Pennsylvania can continue displaying ads encouraging voters to show ID when they vote.  In October, the court prevented the voter ID law from taking effect before tomorrow’s election.  The judge stated that the ads were intended to educate voters, not to mislead them into thinking ID is required to vote.  The ads say “Show It” in large letters, and “If you have it” in much smaller letters.