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Part Two The Wyoming Constitution and Commentary, Art.VI Suffrage and Elections

From: The Wyoming State Constitution (2nd Edition)

Robert B. Keiter

From: Oxford Constitutions (http://oxcon.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2022. All Rights Reserved.date: 30 June 2022

The rights of citizens of the State of Wyoming to vote and hold office shall not be denied or abridged on account of sex. Both male and female citizens of this state shall equally enjoy all civil, political and religious rights and privileges. This section, which should be read in conjunction with Article 1, sections 2, 3, and 27, extends equal civil and political rights to men and women. The constitutional convention evidently included the term “privileges” in this section because voting was viewed as a privilege and not a right (Journal, pp. 363, 370). The...
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