Last updated on: 11/27/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

George Brooks, JD Biography

Title:
Attorney
Position:
Con to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"
Reasoning:

“Felon disenfranchisement is plainly constitutional and consistent with the intent of the framers of both the Fourteenth Amendment and the Voting Rights Act. It is a practice with deep roots in history that continues to be widely utilized today.”

Fordham Urban Law Journal, Sep. 2005

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • President, Fordham Law Republicans, 2005
Education:
  • JD, Fordham University
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Would Re-Enfranchised Felons Voting as a Bloc Subvert Laws Protecting Society?
  2. Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?
  3. Does the Social Contract Theory Present a Valid Reason for Felon Disenfranchisement?