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Alabama governor signs bill to ban curbside voting

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Curbside voting in banned in Alabama after Gov. Kay Ivey signed legislation by Rep. Wes Allen prohibiting it.

The law will forbid election workers from setting up curbside voting areas including voting machines outside of polling places.

Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill argued in court last year that existing state law did not allow curbside voting.

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