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October 2, 2012
Julia Rendleman photo

Joseph Strickland prepares voter identification for former mayor of Pittsburgh, Sophie Masloff, 94, of Squirrel Hill, Monday, Oct.1, 2012 evening at the CCAC Homewood-Brushton Center. One of the toughest of a new wave of U.S. state laws in a debate over voting rights was put on hold Tuesday as a judge postponed Pennsylvania’s controversial voter identification requirement just weeks before the presidential election. The law requires each voter to show a valid photo ID.