Former Oregon police chief faces criminal charges for accidental shooting

Portland Police Chief Larry O’Dea resigned in June amid public backlash over what appeared to be a cover-up of the April shooting. (Photo: Portland Police Bureau) Former Portland Police Chief Larry O’Dea faces criminal charges and possible jail time for allegedly shooting a fellow hunter during a camping trip in April. A grand jury on Tuesday…

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State Felon Voting Laws

Two states allow felons to vote from prison while other states may permanently ban felons from voting even after being released from prison, parole, and probation, and having paid all their fines. The chart below provides links to each state’s laws on felon voting and places each US state within one of five categories ranging…

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