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Ryan P. Haygood, Director of LDF's Political Participation Group, Discusses Today's Supreme Court Decision to Strike Crucial Section of the Voting Rights Act6/25/13
Ryan P. Haygood, director of LDF's Political Participation Group, appeared on Hardball today to discuss the Supreme Court decision in Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder, which strikes a crucial section of the Voting Rights Act. Mr.
LDF President & Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill on MSNBC to discuss the Supreme Court cases Fisher v. University of Texas and Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder6/24/13
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Statement of Sherrilyn Ifill, President & Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. on the Court’s Decision in Fisher v. University of Texas
Statement of Sherrilyn Ifill, President & Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. on the Court’s Decisions in University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center v. Nassar and Vance v. Ball State University
On June 20, 2013, Anderson Cooper 360 profiled the case of LDF client, Duane Buck, who was sentenced to death in Texas after his sentencing jury was told that he was more likely to be dangerous because he is Black.