Litigation

We write on behalf of New England United for Justice, persons eligible to register to vote that it represents, and others similarly situated to notify you that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is not in compliance with Section 7 of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA”), 42 U.S.C. §...
12/08/2011
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In this declatory judgement action, plaintiffs now seek summary judgement on their first cause of action which seeks a judicial declaration that Part XX of Chapter 57 of the Laws of 2010, which requires that inmates be counted for reapportionment purposes in their last known residence prior to...
12/02/2011
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In their motion for a preliminary injunction, the Plaintiffs challenge Maryland’s landmark civil rights law, the “No Representation Without Population Act”, alleging that the law violates the equal protection principle of ‘One Person One Vote’ and Article I of the U.S. Constitution. Plaintiffs are...
12/02/2011
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In 2010, New York passed a law mandating that incarcerated persons be counted at their home residences for the purposes of drawing state legislative districts. Prior to the legislation’s enactment, they were counted at the prisons, meaning that legislative districts with prisons were credited with...
09/13/2011
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We write on behalf of the Michigan State Conference  of the NAACP, persons eligible to register to vote that it represents, and others similarly situated to notify you that the State of Michigan is not in compliance with Section 7 of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA...
08/22/2011
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After careful consideration of the parties' arguments and key precedents, we conclude that Maine's laws pass constitutional muster. Central to our holding is the nature of the laws NOM challenges here. These provisions neither erect a barrier to political speech nor limit its quantity. Rather, they...
08/11/2011
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Richard L. Brodsky v. United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission PRELIMINARY STATEMENT Plaintiffs New York State Assemblyman Richard L. Brodsky for the 92nd District, Westchester Citizens Awareness Network, Public Health and Sustainable Energy and Sierra Club - Atlantic Chapter (“Plaintiffs”)...
08/11/2011
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Richard L. Brodsky v. United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission INTRODUCTION 1. This is an action for adjudication, annulment, declaratory judgment and/or for injunctive relief. This action arises under the Constitution and statutes of the United States, including, but not limited to the Atomic...
08/11/2011
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Richard L. Brodsky v. United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission Download the scanned Decision above.
08/11/2011
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