Millions of Americans with felony convictions are banned from voting, including in the upcoming November election, according to a new study from The Sentencing Project, a criminal justice nonprofit.

Titled “Locked Out,” the study estimates that 5.2 million people across the country have had their voting rights stripped as a result of a felony conviction, down from 6.1 million in 2016.

Felony disenfranchisement creates some of the most arduous obstacles to voting in the country. In 11 states, people with felony convictions — regardless if they’re imprisoned, served their sentence, or are under parole or probation — are prohibited from…

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