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Georgia County’s Voter Registration Deadline Extended

In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, a judge in Georgia has decided to extend one county’s voter registration deadline to October 18. Chatham County was one of six counties affected by a mandatory evacuation order, and almost half of its residents lost power. The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law on Wednesday filed a lawsuit to move the October 11 deadline ahead by a week.
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