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LDF Presents Oral Argument in Defense of Voting Rights Act

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Today, LDF presented oral argument before the U.S. District Court, District of Columbia in Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder. LDF argued in defense of the continued need for Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, a core provision, due to ongoing and persistent discrimination in voting.

Read the press release here.