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Voter Id Lawsuit

9 HBCU Students Just Made The Voter-ID War Hot Again

The Root | Charles D. Ellison | Posted 03.16.2015 | Black Voices

The voter-ID war just opened up a huge new front. This time in Tennessee. A group of nine students from HBCUs Fisk and Tennessee State have filed a fe...

Ryan J. Reilly

Federal Court Blocks Texas Voter ID Law, Calling It A 'Poll Tax'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 10.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A federal judge in Texas struck down the state’s voter ID law on Thursday, calling it an “unconstitutional poll tax” intended to d...

Obama Defends Voter ID Lawsuit

AP | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is defending the Justice Department's lawsuit over Texas' voter ID law and says his administration will use tools...

Controversial Voter ID Measure Back On Trial

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

(Adds testimony) By Mark Shade HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept 25 (Reuters) - A judge who will decide whether Pennsylvania's new ...

Trial Over Voter ID Constitutionality Kicks Off

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The first legal test for Pennsylvania's tough new voter identification law began Wednesday, with state lawyers calling the measure ...

Voter ID Defenders Make Major Admission

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

Defendants in a case against one of the nation's strictest voter ID laws in Pennsylvania made a major concession to plaintiffs this week, just days ah...