State Supreme Court agrees with the legislature: Felons must pay all costs to regain vote.

BY LAWRENCE MOWER HERALD/TIMES TALLAHASSEE BUREAUJanuary 16, 2020 In a setback to supporters of Amendment 4, the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday sided with Republican lawmakers who have argued that felons must pay back all court-ordered fees, fines and restitution before registering to vote. In a narrow opinion requested by Gov. Ron DeSantis, justices gave their answer on one of the …

The Complete Money Guide for Ex-Offenders

Personal finance can be a challenge for anyone, but it can be especially difficult when you’re already struggling to get back on your feet after spending time in prison. From budgeting to finding a new home, this guide can help you overcome some of your immediate financial challenges. UPDATED JULY 1, 2019  JAMIE CATTANACH https://www.valuepenguin.com/personal-finance/ex-offender-money-guide The United States has a higher rate …