Can I vote if I was convicted of a felony or I went to jail?

Produced by Pauline Quirion, Director CORI & Re-entry Project and lead attorney at Greater Boston Legal Services
Created February 2019

Yes

In Massachusetts:

  • People convicted of felonies can still vote.
  • People who went to jail can still vote.

 

The only time you cannot vote is when you are in jail.

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