Tag: Ballot Selfies

Is it legal to show my completed ballot?

You may have heard that the son of the Republican presidential candidate, Eric Trump, posted a picture of his prepared ballot on Twitter.  While this may not sound like a very big deal, he has, in fact, committed a misdemeanor by disclosing his prepared ballot. Why you may ask? Well in the state of New York, it is considered a misdemeanor to show anyone your prepared ballot, which is where he cast his vote for his father, Donald Trump.  In comes as no surprise that he removed the post later,...

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