Last updated on: 11/27/2007 | Author:

Jason D. Schall, JD Biography

Associate Attorney with Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Pro to the question "Should Felons Who Have Completed Their Sentence (Incarceration, Probation, and Parole) Be Allowed to Vote?"

“Denying felons the opportunity to vote transverses fundamental political rights and is not consistent with social contract theory.”

“The Consistency of Felon Disenfranchisement With Citizenship Theory,” 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Individuals with PhD's, JD's, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to felon voting issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to felon voting issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington, D.C., 2004-Present
  • JD, cum laude, Harvard University, 2004
  • BS, Cornell University, 2001
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does the Social Contract Theory Present a Valid Reason for Felon Disenfranchisement?