Voter ID law halted in Pennsylvania

A judge blocked the main provisions of a law requiring voters to present photo ID, a month before US elections.

    A judge has blocked the US state of Pennsylvania from requiring voters to show photo identification in next month's elections.

     It's a setback for Republican state officials who had championed the proposal in the politically divided state.

    Al Jazeera's Cath Turner reports from Philadelphia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    'We scoured for days without sleeping, just clothes on our backs'

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem

    We explore how Salah Ed-Din unified the Muslim states and recaptured the holy city of Jerusalem from the crusaders.