Federal court lifts Michigan ban on selfies of ballots

Get ready to say CHEESE.

U.S. District Judge Janet Neff ruled on Monday that Michigan’s prohibition of ballot selfies was a violation of the First Amendment right to free speech.

“The Court agrees with the Plaintiff that the interests in the integrity of the electoral process can be secured in a more reasonable manner than the blanket prohibition on citizens’ photography,” Neff ruled.  Read More