Supreme Court accepts challenge to Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act

November 09, 2012 | By JOSHUA THOMPSON

Today the Supreme Court agreed to hear Shelby County v. Holder, a case which challenges the 2006 reauthorization of the Voting Rights Act.  PLF has been heavily involved in getting this case before the Supreme Court, just like we were 3 years ago when the Court agreed to hear a similar challenge.  In that case, … ...