Oregon today created a bold new 21st century standard for voter registration. The state legislature approved a bill to streamline registration at the DMV by replacing a paper-based system with a new process in which voters are added to the rolls electronically.
Texas’s strict photo ID law violates Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act and was passed by the Texas Legislature with intent to discriminate, argues a brief filed today in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
The Brennan Center submitted an amicus brief urging Wisconsin Supreme Court justices to consider constitutional requirements for judicial recusal in the challenge to the 'John Doe' investigation into Gov. Scott Walker's campaign.
Kansas District Court Judge Larry T. Solomon filed suit against the state of Kansas today over a law that undermines the Kansas Supreme Court's authority to administer to district courts and violates Kansas's constitution.