Watch Web extra: Ex-felon in Florida struggles to vote again on PBS. See more from Need To Know. Vikki Hankins, released from federal prison in 2008, cannot vote under Florida law. Hankins wrote a book about her experience in prison and launched Fine Success Magazine following her release.
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