Florida’s Bad Faith Prosecutions of Good Faith Voters

Angel E. Sanchez, Esq., is a Policy Fellow with the Bureau of Justice Assistance in the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs. As a subject matter expert, he does not speak on behalf of the Department of Justice. This essay reflects his personal opinions. Prior to his Fellowship, he was on staff as the lead policy analyst for the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition (FRRC) (2019–2022). He has been a proud returning citizen member of FRRC since 2014. He earned his B.A. from the University of Central Florida and J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law. He is a member of the D.C. Bar. This essay is does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice. The author thanks those who provided feedback and the YLPR editors for the incredible editing support.