Tony Rothert http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Voter photo ID lawsuit heard in Jefferson City http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/voter-photo-id-lawsuit-heard-jefferson-city <p>A lawsuit seeking to block<a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/11info/BTS_Web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&amp;BillID=4065296"> a proposed constitutional amendment </a>regarding voter identification in Missouri was heard today in Cole County.</p><p>The ballot measure was passed last year by the General Assembly&nbsp;and is scheduled to go before Missouri voters in November.&nbsp; If approved, it would clear the way for lawmakers to pass enabling legislation to require voters to show a photo ID at the polls.&nbsp; Tony Rothert is an attorney with the<a href="http://www.aclu-em.org/"> ACLU of Eastern Missouri</a>.&nbsp; He calls the ballot measure misleading. Fri, 16 Mar 2012 21:21:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin & The Associated Press 3280 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Voter photo ID lawsuit heard in Jefferson City