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Judge rips Wisconsin officials over voter ID law confusion

(AP) — A federal judge considering a challenge to Wisconsin's voter ID law ripped state officials Wednesday over inadequate training for Division of Motor Vehicles workers, some of whom recently gave prospective voters erroneous information about the necessary credentials to cast a ballot. People who have underlying documentation such as birth certificates or Social Security cards can obtain a free ID card from the state, and those who lack them can receive a receipt allowing them to cast a ballot.
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