May 30, 2008

Breaking News: NAMUDNO Decided, Challenge to VRA Rejected

A three-judge panel of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has rejected a constitutional challenge to Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, as reauthorized and extended in 2006. The unanimous opinion in Northwest Austin Municipal Utlity District Number One v. Mukasey, authored by Judge David Tatel, may be found here. Early coverage may be found here.

Posted by tokajid at May 30, 2008 01:20 PM