Voter ID: The U.S. Supreme Court will let the Texas Voter ID law stand (PDF), for now, paving the way for its continued use in the general election. However, SCOTUS gave the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals a July 20 deadline to rule on the case pending there. Oral arguments are scheduled for May 24. Absent an opinion or order issued by that date, the justices would consider an application filed by an aggrieved party.

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