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Format: 07-22-2018
Format: 07-22-2018
This unanimous panel decision was written by Chief Judge Briscoe and was joined by Judges Gorsuch and Matheson.  The U.S. Department of Justice filed an amicus brief in support of...
February 22, 2012 | Litigation |
On February 1, 2012 a U.S. District Court denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a Demos and a coalition of voting rights groups to remedy the State of Georgia's failure to provide voter...
February 1, 2012 | Litigation |
US District Court Northern District of Georgia Atlanta Division
After the 2010 decennial census, Maryland enacted a new redistricting plan in October 2011 for its eight congressional districts. The plaintiffs, nine African-American residents of Maryland,...
December 23, 2011 | Litigation |
United States District Court for The District of Maryland
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...
December 8, 2011 | Litigation |
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...
December 2, 2011 | Litigation |
Eugene P. Devine, J.S.C
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...
December 2, 2011 | Litigation |
September 16, 2011 | Litigation |
Demos
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
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!
NAACP
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...
August 11, 2011 | Litigation |
Demos