Two wins today! Court issues decision in Shelby County v. Holder
In addition to Koontz, we have good news in Shelby County. The Chief Justice authored the opinion, holding Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act is constitutional and its formula can no longer be used as a basis for subjecting jurisdictions to preclearance.
You can read the opinion here. We will have more details soon.
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