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Top Stories: Federal Court Upholds Texas Voter ID Law; South Dallas Playwright Brings Life On Stage

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The top local stories this evening from KERA News: A federal appeals court has upheld Texas’ voter ID law that a judge had twice blocked after calling the requirements discriminatory. The 2-1 decision Friday by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans is a victory for Republican lawmakers who’ve spent years defending what critics say is one of the toughest voter ID measures in the nation.