Redistricting

Fourth Circuit: N.C. Voter ID Law Targets Blacks with “Surgical Precision”

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

North Carolina – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit has overturned the lower court ruling that had upheld North Carolina’s comprehensive voter identification requirements.  The panel commented that this law targeted African-American voters with “surgical precision.”

NCvoterid

http://www.nbcnews.com/widget/video-embed/735007299516

Read the court opinion here.

Read more in the Washington Post.

Read more in the New York Times.

Tagged as: ,

Categorised in: LATEST, Lawsuits, News, Redistricting, Voter ID, Voting Rights Act

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Top Posts & Pages

Archives

%d bloggers like this: