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Format: 09-21-2018
Format: 09-21-2018
Introduction On April 12, 2018, a white store manager at a Philadelphia Starbucks in the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood called the police on two Black men who were there for a meeting and had not...
July 2, 2018 | Report |
Sherrilyn Ifill
SUMMARY OF THE ARGUMENT Florida automatically strips persons convicted of any felony of the right to vote. Fla. Const. art. VI, § 4(a); Fla. Stat. § 97.041(2)(b) (2018). This case is about whether...
June 28, 2018 | Litigation |
ORDER Before the Court is Defendant John Ashcroft’s Motion to Dismiss (Doc. #28). The Court, being duly advised of the premises, denies said motion. Plaintiffs League of Women Voters, St....
June 21, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos
“Juneteenth”—June 19th—is celebrated by many African Americans as “Independence Day.” On June 19, 1865, the Union Army reached Texas, the last corner of the former Confederate states, and announced...
June 15, 2018 | Report |
For the last year, we—Demos, Anat Shenker-Osorio (ASO Communications) and Ian Haney López (author of Dog Whistle Politics), —have partnered in an ambitious multi-phase project to build an effective...
June 12, 2018 | Report |
Demos
The National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) addresses the removal of ineligible voters from state voting rolls, 52 U. S. C. §20501(b), including those who are ineligible “by reason of” a change...
June 11, 2018 | Litigation |
Supreme Court of the United States
COMPLAINT 1. This action concerns a recently-amended Indiana statute, Indiana Code § 3-7-38.2-5(d)– (e), which violates the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA”), 52 U.S.C. § 20501 et seq...
June 8, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos
American Civil Liberties Union
American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana
Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP
ORDER This matter is before the Court on a Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 65 by Plaintiff Common Cause Indiana (“Common Cause”) (Filing No. 75)....
June 8, 2018 | Litigation |
US District Court, Southern District of Indiana
For the last year, we—Demos, Anat Shenker-Osorio (ASO Communications) and Ian Haney López (author of Dog Whistle Politics), —have partnered in an ambitious multi-phase project to build an effective...
May 31, 2018 | Report |
Demos
Dear Secretary Ashcroft and Director Walters, As grassroots and non-profit voter advocates in Missouri, we work to remove barriers that impede the right to vote and discourage...
May 31, 2018 | Advocacy Letter |
Missouri Voter Protection Coalition