Lawyers’ Committee’s Board Member and Dechert LLP Partner Ezra Rosenberg makes closing statements Read More »
New Report Release: National Commission on Voting Rights Report Shows Continued Pattern of Voting Discrimination
African American, Latino, Asian and Native Americans Most Vulnerable Read More »
- September 22, 2014 National Civil Rights Leaders To Announce "10 Ways to Protect Voting Rights" for 2014, New Voting Rights Toolkit On Tuesday, September 23rd at 11 a.m. EST, leaders of three of the nation's top civil rights organizations will join a press conference call to announce a new “Voting Rights Top 10” list highlighting the best ways to protect the vote in 2014. Read More »
- Sep 23 Election Protection Joins National Voter Registration Day Efforts National 1-866-OUR-VOTE Hotline Available to Assist with Registration Questionsand Verify Registration Status
- Sep 18 Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and Partners File Challenge to Jackson County’s Refusal to Provide Equal Voting Opportunities On September 18, 2014, the Lawyers’ Committee, Dechert LLP, and Rappold Law Office filed a lawsuit against Jackson County, South Dakota on behalf of four members of the Oglala Sioux Tribe who live on the Pine Ridge Reservation in Jackson County.
- Sep 16 Guest column: Voting rights protections still needed Election officials are increasingly aware that citizens want to be reassured that their voting rights are protected and that these officials will do everything necessary to ensure that they are.