February 5, 2016

Ballot question seeks to protect voting rights of mentally ill

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com A question on the Nov. 2 ballot will ask Kansas voters whether the state constitution should be amended to ensure the right of people with mental illness to vote. Existing language in Article 5 Section 2 of the Kansas Constitution allows the Legislature to “exclude persons from voting because of mental illness Continue Reading