Gwinnett County, Georgia, Sheriff’s Office Emails and General Orders Regarding Detainee Voting

Records from the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia containing email communications and general orders concerning detainee voting. American Oversight sought these records to shed light on detainees’ ability to vote in Gwinnett County Detention Center who either have not yet been convicted of a felony or who are completing sentences for misdemeanors.

You can read more about these documents in the article “Sheriffs have a lot of power over whether hundreds of thousands of people can vote,” by Kira Lerner, published in The Appeal on Aug. 10, 2020.

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