Stephanie Woodard
10/5/13
Last month, Laughlin McDonald, director emeritus of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Voting Rights Project, filed his 14th Native civil-rights lawsuit...
Stephanie Woodard
9/25/13
A judge has refused to allow defendants in the recently dismissed Brooks v. Gant voting-rights lawsuit to go after the Oglala plaintiffs for court costs. Last month, U.S...
Stephanie Woodard
8/13/13
Plaintiffs and defendants both claimed victory on August 6, when U.S. District Court Judge Karen Schreier dismissed the Native voting-rights lawsuit Brooks v. Gant ...
Stephanie Woodard
8/2/13
At the South Dakota Board of Elections July 31 meeting, secretary of state and top elections official Jason Gant declared that he would write to the U.S...
Tanya Lee
7/8/13
Tribal leaders in Arizona praised the Supreme Court's June 17 decision to strike down Arizona's Proposition 200, which effectively restricted the voting rights of American Indians ...
Mark Trahant
7/1/13
The Supreme Court’s ruling last week on voting rights sends a simple and clear message: And now you do what they told ya...
Stephanie Woodard
6/27/13
“We’re still paying for defeating Custer!” exclaimed OJ Semans, Sicangu Lakota co-director of the voting-rights group Four Directions...
Suzette Brewer
6/26/13
Signaling the end of Civil Rights era reformation, the Supreme Court on June 25 ruled in Shelby County v...

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