Elections 2016

April 2, 2014 9:03 AM

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's 2012 voter purge violated federal law, court rules

Florida Gov. Rick Scott's administration violated federal law by trying to remove noncitizens from the voter rolls too close to the 2012 presidential election, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in calling the mistake-prone effort "far from perfect."

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