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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.
6/25/13Related 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
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 in
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.