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Court Upholds Right to Take Ballot Selfie

Voters in New Hampshire can share photos of their ballots in this year's general election, thanks to a federal appeals court ruling many are heralding as a victory for free speech. The First U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston struck down a 2014 New Hampshire law that prohibited voters from snapping "selfies" with, or photos of, their completed ballots. The court ruled Wednesday that the ban did not serve a compelling state interest to guard against voter fraud and instead interfered with voters' First Amendment rights.
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