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LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill Calls on Americans to Reverse the Supreme Court's Decision Striking Key Provision of Voting Rights Act6/28/13
In response to the Supreme Court's Tuesday decision striking a key provision of the Voting Rights Act, LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill calls on American citizens and the congress to restore the “crown jewel” of the civil rights movement. Writing in Politico, Ms.
LDF President and Director-Counsel Sherrilyn Ifill Discusses the Supreme Court's "Shameful Decision" to Strike Key Provision of Voting Rights Act6/26/13
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court declared Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act, a crucial aspect of the landmark civil rights law, unconstitutional.
LDF's Damon Hewitt and Elise Boddie Discuss the Impact of the Supreme Court's Ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas6/25/13
Sherrilyn Ifill, LDF's President and Director-Counsel, Appears on Andrea Mitchell Reports and PBS Newshour to Discuss Supreme Court's Voting Rights Act Ruling6/25/13
Sherrilyn Ifill, LDF's President and Director-Counsel, appeared on Andrea Mitchell Reports and the PBS Newshour today to discuss the Supreme Court's ruling in6/25/13Related Case or Issue:
Court Rejects Congress’ Determination of Where the Voting Rights Act Should Apply, Leaving Voters Unprotected
Statement by Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, which defended the Voting Rights Act before the U.S. Supreme Court