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Memphis poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing BLM shirts

1 month ago   |   By Arizona Daily Star

A Memphis poll worker was reportedly fired after turning away early voters all because they were wearing “Black Lives Matter” and “I Can't Breathe” shirts.
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Tennessee poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing Black Lives Matter shirts

Tennessee poll worker fired for turning away voters wearing Black Lives Matter shirts

1 month ago   |   By KSBW

Tennessee law does not allow voters to wear items bearing the name of a candidate or a political party in a polling place. But state law does not prohibit statements such as “Black Lives Matter.”
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Poll worker fired for turning away voters with BLM shirts

Poll worker fired for turning away voters with BLM shirts

1 month ago   |   By Arizona Daily Star

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A poll worker in Memphis, Tennessee, has been fired after turning away early voters who were wearing "Black Lives Matter" and "I Can't Breathe" shirts, an elections official said Monday.
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