A federal appeals court has struck down North Carolina’s voter identification law, holding that it was “passed with racially discriminatory intent.” The ruling also invalidated limits the same state law placed in 2013 on early voting, …
A worker holds stickers for voters at a polling station at the Princeton Baptist Church in Princeton, North Carolina, on Election Day, Nov. 8, 2016. Chris Keane/Reuters On Monday morning, the country’s most discriminatory voter
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A lawyer who defended North Carolina’s discriminatory voter ID law moved closer to becoming a U.S. District judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina. In a party line vote on Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 11 to 9 …
RALEIGH, N.C. – Lawsuits challenging changes to North Carolina's election law failed to show it hampered the ability of minority voters to exercise political power, a federal judge ruled Monday in dismissing the cases. U.S. District Judge …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court put the final nail in the coffin of North Carolina's strict voter-identification law on Monday, rejecting a Republican bid to revive the measure struck down by a lower court for …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Justice Department sued North Carolina on Monday in a bid to block a new state law that forces voters to present a photo identification before casting a ballot and limits early voting, arguing the measure …
The committee voted 11-9 along party lines to advance Thomas Farr to be a judge in the Eastern District of North Carolina ... redistricting plans and voter ID law, …
On July 25, 2013, both houses of the North Carolina Legislature passed the Voter Information Verification Act (HB 589), popularly known as the “voter ID law,” overhauling the state’s election laws. The bill’s provisions require photo …
The 4th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday struck down parts of a North Carolina law requiring voters to show identification in order to cast a ballot, the latest blow to a new round of contentious laws aimed at rewriting election …
RALEIGH, N.C. — A federal appeals court ruled that a North Carolina law illegally targeted minorities ... It marks the third ruling in less than two weeks against voter ID laws after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The …