7th Circuit Won’t Consider Lifting Stay of Wisconsin Voter ID Law Until After Sept. 12 Oral Argument

The Seventh Circuit’s order issued last Thursday: The court will reserve decision on appellantʹs motion to stay the permanent injunction until after oral argument on September 12, 2014. The court notes that Wisconsin is free to implement immediately the portions of … Continue reading

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Now Available: Hasen, Legislation, Statutory Interpretation, and Election Law: Examples and Explanations

[Bumping to the top for the start of classes.] [UPDATE: You can now order the book at Amazon, or electronically as a Kindle Book, or directly from the publisher.] I am happy to announce that you can now buy my … Continue reading

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“New Report Shows Continued Pattern of Voting Rights Discrimination—African American, Latino, Asian American and Native American Voters More Vulnerable Than Ever”

Major new report issued by the National Commission on Voting Rights: On the anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act and a year after the Supreme Court’s Shelby County v Holder decision gutted a vital protection of the … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Supreme Court Set to Issue Voter ID Ruling, Other Major Rulings, Thursday Morning–Could Moot Federal Case

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Three bolts of legal lightning — affecting union bargaining, election law and same-sex couples — will finally come down Thursday morning in what promises to be a historic day for the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Set for release … Continue reading

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