Does voter ID still exist in North Carolina? It’s a complicated question.

The News & Observer,  March 3, 2019

A judge recently overturned two new amendments to the North Carolina Constitution, regarding voter ID and the income tax rate. But a big question remains: Does the voter ID law still exist, despite this ruling?

The issue is complicated because the judge’s ruling only overturned the constitutional amendments — not any other state laws. And the voter ID amendment itself did not include any details for putting voter ID into place. All of the rules and details were written by the legislature in a separate law, after the amendment passed.

That detail is adding confusion to the situation, given the narrow scope of the ruling, which was issued by Democratic Wake County Superior Court Judge G. Bryan Collins. ...

By Will Doran

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