KNX 1070 Los Angeles News Radio: Ballot Selfies OK on Election Day Tuesday

Monday, June 4, 2018

KNX 1070 News Radio

By Craig Fiegener

What's the first thing you'll do this morning after you mark your ballot? Tuesday marks the first statewide election where taking a ballot selfie is no longer against the law.

Assemblymember Marc Levine co-wrote the bill that made the ballot selfie legal here in California. He's encouraging selfies Tuesday at the ballot box.

Only rule: if you do snap a picture, don't show another person's ballot, unless you have their permission. 

Although nobody was ever prosecuted for it -  the ballot-box selfie used to be illegal. 

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