AFJ PROVIDES COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS OF TODAY’S ORAL ARGUMENT ON THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT
Four legal scholars tackle key questions on AFJ’s Justice Watch blog
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WASHINGTON, D.C., February 27, 2013: Four legal scholars are posting to the Alliance For Justice Justice Watch blog to provide comprehensive expert analysis of today’s oral argument before the Supreme Court in Shelby County, Ala., v. Holder. The case involves a challenge to a key portion of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, known as “Section 5.”
Posts can be found at http://afjjusticewatch.blogspot.com/search/label/VRAanalysis.
AFJ’s guest bloggers analyze:
Guest bloggers are Prof. Franita Tolson of Florida State University, Prof. William Yeomans of American University, Prof. Bertrall Ross of the University of California Berkeley School of Law, and Prof. Gilda Daniels of the University of Baltimore School of Law.
Prof. Ross’s post is available now; the others will follow soon. And check back on Friday when the blog posts will be enhanced with excerpts from the audio from the oral arguments.
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