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Format: 05-23-2018
Format: 05-23-2018
September 16, 2011 | Litigation |
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
The assault on the right to vote that has taken place in 2011 is historic in terms of its geographic scope and intensity. The state laws that have been passed to curtail early voting, make voter...
September 8, 2011 | Policy Brief |
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...
August 22, 2011 | Litigation |
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Project Vote!
A mandatory government-issued photo identification requirement would clearly substantially burden the voting rights of the young, the elderly, renters, non-drivers, racial minorities, and the poor....
August 17, 2011 | Advocacy Letter |
Dear Attorney General Holder, We are concerned about the restrictive voter identification legislation pending or already signed into law in a number of states.  Download the PDF to continue...
July 25, 2011 | Advocacy Letter |
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge
A preliminary analysis of the United States Election Assistance Commission’s (EAC) biennial report to Congress on the NVRA shows the dramatic impact that stepped-up oversight and enforcement of voter...
July 13, 2011 | Report |
Demos and other voting rights advocates file suit to force Georgia to comply with the National Voter Registration Act Introduction 1.  This action seeks declaratory and injunctive relief to...
June 6, 2011 | Litigation |
“Same Day Registration” (SDR) greatly expands opportunities for Americans to participate in the electoral process and cast a ballot that will be properly counted by allowing citizens to register and...
May 26, 2011 | Policy Brief |
The settlement with the state of Indiana sets forth the procedures that Indiana must follow for distributing voter registration applications to public assistance clients, both in its in-person...
May 12, 2011 | Litigation |
We have analyzed the likely impact on voter turnout should California adopt Election Day Registration (EDR). The availability of EDR procedures should give voters who have not previously registered...
May 3, 2011 | Policy Brief |
R. Michael Alvarez
Jonathan Nagler