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Electoral System Accused Of Diluting Latino Vote May Be On The Way Out

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Latino Voices

Anaheim voters will decide in November whether to keep an electoral system that many say has discriminated against the city’s Latino majority. A...

Anaheim Hopes To Settle Suit Over Alleged Latino Exclusion

Los Angeles Times | Posted 02.05.2014 | Latino Voices

Anaheim is in talks to settle a lawsuit filed by the ACLU accusing the city of effectively excluding Latinos from holding political office and violati...

A Shift In The Balance Of Power

San Jose Mercury News | Aaron Kinney | Posted 09.23.2013 | Latino Voices

DALY CITY -- San Mateo County has undergone a profound change over the past half-century, but you wouldn't know it by looking at the Board of Supervis...

Texas Town Considers Plan To Suppress Latino Vote

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.21.2013 | Latino Voices

The Mayor of the Houston suburb of Pasadena, Johnny Isbell, is proposing to swap two of the town’s single-member districts for at-large districts --...

Anaheim's Changes Not Enough

The Los Angeles Times | Paloma Esquivel | Posted 07.29.2013 | Latino Voices

It began with violence: Anaheim police firing beanbags and a police dog breaking loose and lunging into a crowd of men, women and children, some of wh...

California Latino Coalition Holds Off On Voting Rights Act Lawsuit

KPCC | Sharon McNary | Posted 07.17.2013 | Latino Voices

The Whittier Latino Coalition is delaying its threatened lawsuit against the city over alleged violation of the California Voting Rights Act lawsuit, ...

Latinos Sue Over Voting System

Gainesville Times | Sarah Mueller | Posted 07.16.2013 | Latino Voices

Gainesville doesn’t intend to negotiate with the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials to avoid a lawsuit, Mayor Danny Dunagan said. GA...

Latino Coalition Presses For Voting Rights In California City

Los Angeles Times | Jean Merl | Posted 08.28.2013 | Latino Voices

A Latino activist organization is stepping up its longtime efforts to change the way elections are conducted in the city of Whittier, the group announ...