Free Our Vote: Voting Rights Issues & Tech Solutions
Professor Neel Sukhatme will lead a discussion on Free Our Vote, a voting rights initiative he recently launched that uses technology to help people with felony convictions regain the right to vote in Florida. Legal, constitutional, and policy experts will discuss concerns relating to voter disenfranchisement in the upcoming general election and technological solutions. Leaders from access to justice organizations will analyze recent voting rights litigation, including the ongoing constitutional and legal challenges present in Jones v. DeSantis.
Moderator: Prof. Neel Sukhatme, Tech Institute Faculty Advisor and Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
- Paul Smith, Vice President, Campaign Legal Center and Professor from Practice, Georgetown University Law Center
- Ashley Thomas, Florida State Director, Fines and Fees Justice Center
- Marq Mitchell, Executive Director, Chainless Change Inc.
- Jesse Kelley, Government Affairs Manager, R Street Institute
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