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 »
The Map of Shame highlights voter ID and other voter suppression legislative debates across the country. Read More »
- August 01, 2013 President Obama Recognizes the 50th Anniversary of the Lawyers' Committee with White House Reception August 1, 2013. A reception will be held today in the East Room of the White House with the President, Lawyers' Committee founding members, board members and current leadership as well as other distinguished guests. Read More »
- 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.
- Sep 09 Forum to focus on voting rights