Supreme Court says Arizona cannot demand proof of citizenship for federal voter registration

  • by: JESSE J. HOLLAND , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 17, 2013 - 10:24 PM

WASHINGTON — States can't demand proof of citizenship from people registering to vote in federal elections unless they get federal or court approval to do so, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a decision complicating efforts in Arizona and other states to bar voting by people who are in the country illegally.

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