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No Justice, No Peace: The Need for a State Version of § 1983 in Response to the Movement for Black Lives 07 June 2022 Madison N. Heckel Hits: 1838
“Hispanics in the Heartland: The Fremont, Nebraska Immigration Ordinance and the Future of Latino Civil Rights” 15 September 2019 Chad G. Marzen Hits: 3204
Racial Trauma in Civil Rights Representation 15 December 2022 Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Anthony V. Alfieri Hits: 516
The Ties That Bind: What Pauli Murray Teaches Us about Race, Family, Slavery, and Inequality 08 September 2022 Jessica Dixon Weaver Hits: 1710
Civil Rights Law Equity: An Introduction to a Theory of What Civil Rights Has Become 14 March 2022 John Valery White Hits: 1809
Rebellious Lawyers for Fair Housing: The Lost Scientific Model of the Early NAACP 22 February 2022 John Bliss Hits: 2239
The Civil Rights Challenge Facing the Biden Administration 23 April 2021 Jonathan M. Smith Hits: 1615
Digital Internment 19 April 2020 Margaret Hu Hits: 2411
Korematsu, Hirabayashi, and the Second Monster 18 April 2020 Eric L. Muller Hits: 2716
Before the New Civil Rights: Understanding the Old Civil Rights 13 February 2020 Paul Finkelman Hits: 3724
Native Hawaiians and the New Frontier of the Indian Civil Rights Act 19 October 2019 Lorinda Riley Hits: 4586
Black, Poor, and Gone: Civil Rights Law's Inner-city Crisis 04 August 2019 Anthony V. Alfieri Hits: 1664
Asian Americans and the Law: Sharing a Progressive Civil Rights Agenda During Uncertain Times 25 December 2018 Harvey Gee Hits: 2568
From Hernandez V. Texas to the Present: Doctrinal Shifts in the Supreme Court's Latina/o Jurisprudence 24 December 2018 Jamie L. Crook Hits: 3006
Asian Americans and the Law: Sharing a Progressive Civil Rights Agenda During Uncertain Times 10 October 2018 Harvey Gee Hits: 2930
Juries and Race in the Nineteenth Century 02 April 2018 James Forman, Jr. Hits: 3293
Law, Order, and the Impotence of the Civil Rights Paradigm 18 January 2015 Marissa Jackson Hits: 3998
Recognizing Discrimination: Lessons from White Plaintiffs 31 January 2014 Wendy Parker Hits: 8772
African Americans: Citizenship in Name Only 20 February 2013 E. Earl Parson and Monique McLaughlin Hits: 49890
Race-Conscious Independent Redistricting Commissions: Protecting Racial Minorities' Political Power Through Rules-based Map Drawing 15 November 2022 Ronak Patel Hits: 531
Race-Status, Directions, Elections (10/29/2022) (ThinkTech Hawaii) 30 October 2022 Chuck Crumpton Hits: 936
Post-Pandemic, but Not Post-Racial 20 October 2022 Courtney Lauren Anderson Hits: 1356
The Work Is Not Done: Frederick Douglass and Black Suffrage 14 October 2022 Bradley Rebeiro Hits: 1378
We Shall Overcome Some Day ... but Not Today: Brnovich V. Democratic National Committee and the 21st Century Version of Jim Crow 09 October 2022 Quiana-Joy Ochiagha Hits: 661
Mass Incarceration & the Minority Vote: the Case for a Federal Ban on Felon Disenfranchisement 02 October 2022 Jaylen Amaker, Danielle M. Lyn and Marquan Robertson Hits: 1082
Criminal Disenfranchisement in State Constitutions: A Marker of Exclusion, Punitiveness, and Fragile Citizenship 22 September 2022 Nora V. Demleitner Hits: 794
How Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act and One Civil Rights Lawyer Transformed the Electoral Success of Native Americans and Chicanos in New Mexico 13 September 2022 Stanley Halpin Hits: 1265
Partisan Gerrymandering as a Threat to Multiracial Democracy 10 September 2022 Bertrall L. Ross II Hits: 1040
Circuit Circus: Defying Scotus and Disenfranchising Black Voters 06 September 2022 Charquia Wright Hits: 1335
Policing the Body Politic 31 August 2022 Maya Chaudhuri Hits: 713
Barred for Life: How State Felony Disenfranchisement Laws Ban Elderly Ex-cons from the Voting Booth 31 August 2022 Jeffrey Z. Raines Hits: 900
Where's My Ballot?: Why Congress Should Amend House Bill H.r.1 to Include a National Mandate of Drop Boxes for Federal Elections to Help Protect the Black Vote 07 July 2022 Brielle Autumn Brown Hits: 809
The Coming of the Fifteenth Amendment: The Republican Party and the Right to Vote in the Early Reconstruction Era 21 April 2022 Earl Maltz Hits: 1665
“Unpacking” the Problem: The Need to Broaden the Scope of Vote Dilution Claims under Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act 20 April 2022 Paul A. Riley, Jr. Hits: 995
“This Lawsuit Smacks of Racism”: Disinformation, Racial Coding, and the 2020 Election 19 April 2022 Atiba R. Ellis Hits: 1432
The Battle for an Undiluted Black Vote in Louisiana: Recollections of a White Southern Civil Rights Lawyer 05 April 2022 Stanley Halpin Hits: 1908
Election Laws Disproportionately Disadvantaging Racial Minorities, and the Futility of Trying to Solve Today's Problems with Yesterday's Never Very Good Tools 16 February 2022 Gary J. Simson Hits: 1333
Twin Flames: A Story of Racial Gerrymandering and Partisan Gerrymandering 13 February 2022 Adriane M. Kappauf Hits: 1485
Calculated Discrimination: Exposing Racial Gerrymandering Using Computational Methods 15 November 2021 Aviel Menter Hits: 1839
Election Laws Disproportionately Disadvantaging Racial Minorities, and the Futility of Trying to Solve Today's Problems with Yesterday's Never Very Good Tools 05 September 2021 Gary J. Simson Hits: 854
Federalizing the Voting Rights Act 30 August 2021 Travis Crum Hits: 1034
Voter Identification Requirements as Denying or Abridging Right to Vote on Account of Race or Color Under § 2 of Voting Rights Act, 52 U.S.C.A. § 10301 04 August 2021 Laura Hunter Dietz Hits: 1154
Noncitizen Voting: A Case Study of Oregon 26 June 2021 Monet Gonnerman and Ryan Willett Hits: 1192
The Political (Mis)representation of Immigrants in Voting 12 June 2021 Ming H. Chen and Hunter Knapp Hits: 1913
Not Your Mule? Disrupting the Political Powerlessness of Black Women Voters 03 June 2021 Chinyere Ezie Hits: 2674
Voting Rights, Democracy & Minority Rule (April 2. 2021) (ThinkTech Hawaii) 02 April 2021 Chuck Crumpton Hits: 1217
The Blinding Color of Race: Elections and Democracy in the Post-Shelby County Era 27 March 2021 Sahar F. Aziz Hits: 1419
Models, Race, and the Law 23 March 2021 Moon Duchin and Douglas M. Spencer Hits: 1163
COVID-19 Related Litigation: Challenges to Election and Voting Practices During COVID-19 Pandemic 29 January 2021 Elizabeth Williams Hits: 3727
From Suffrage to Substantive Human Rights: The Continuing Journey for Racially Marginalized Women 15 December 2020 Bandana Purkayastha Hits: 3954
“Not as a Favor, Not as a Privilege, but as a Right”: Woman Suffragists, Race, Rights, and the Nineteenth Amendment 21 November 2020 Joan Marie Johnson Hits: 3179
Reconstructing Racially Polarized Voting 18 November 2020 Travis Crum Hits: 1327
Voting in 2020: Strengthening the Asian American Electorate 27 August 2020 Stephanie Cho, Phi Nguyen, Nathalie Levine and Yuri Lee Hits: 2474
Whatever Happened to the Voting Rights Act? Or, Restoring the White Privilege 05 August 2020 Laughlin McDonald Hits: 2956
20 Reasons Not to Vote 01 August 2020 Robert Rorschach Hits: 2871
Purcell v. Gonzalez, Principle and Problem--Native American Voting Rights in the 2018 North Dakota Elections 16 July 2020 Samuel D. Gilleran Hits: 3545
How the Native American Vote Continues to Be Suppressed 13 July 2020 Patty Ferguson-Bohnee Hits: 3708
The “Welfare Queen” Goes to the Polls: Race-based Fractures in Gender Politics and Opportunities for Intersectional Coalitions 11 July 2020 Catherine Powell and Camille Gear Rich Hits: 4152
A Uniform Approach to Felon Disenfranchisement: Is the Multi-state System an Artifact of Slavery? 08 June 2020 Kierra W. Mai Hits: 2661
Following the Blueprint: How a New Generation of Segregationists Is Advancing Racial Gerrymandering 12 April 2020 Nancy G. Abudu Hits: 2978
America's Quiet Legacy of Native American Voter Disenfranchisement: Prospects for Change in North Dakota after Brakebill V. Jaeger 05 March 2020 Hannah Stambaugh Hits: 1857
Race Obliviousness and the Invisibility of Whiteness: The Court's Construction of Race (1995) 02 January 2020 Marta Rose Hits: 3618
Effects of the Voting Rights Act on Reapportionment and Hispanic Voting Strength in Texas 26 December 2019 Steve Bickerstaff Hits: 2935
Slouching Toward Universality: A Brief History of Race, Voting, and Political Participation 04 November 2019 Guy-Uriel E. Charles and Luis E. Fuentes-Rohwer Hits: 3639
The Need for Federal Legislation to Address Native Voter Suppression 21 September 2019 Kaitlyn Schaeffer Hits: 2202
Validity of Laws that Restrict Voting Rights of Felons 08 September 2019 Michael B. Mushlin Hits: 3018
#Blacklivesmatter and Voting Disenfranchisement 04 November 2018 Nicole Austin-Hillery Hits: 3732
Disparate Impact and Voting Rights: How Objections to Impact-based Claims Prevent Plaintiffs from Prevailing in Cases Challenging New Forms of Disenfranchisement 23 April 2018 Jamelia N. Morgan Hits: 4054
LDF filed suit in federal court challenging the Pence/Kobach Election Integrity Commission 22 July 2017 Sherrilyn Ifill Hits: 5364
The Poll Tax Before Jim Crow 04 July 2017 Brian Sawers Hits: 7698
Cooper, Governor of North Carolina, et al. v. Harris, et al. (Synopsis) 22 May 2017 Supreme Court of the United States Hits: 5198
How Second-Generation Discriminatory Voting Barriers Harm 11 August 2015 Jenigh J. Garrett Hits: 12648
Race or Party?: How Courts Should Think about Republican Efforts to Make it Harder to Vote in North Carolina and Elsewhere 17 January 2014 Richard L. Hasen Hits: 9284
The Right Choice for Elections: How Choice Voting Will End Gerrymandering and Expand Minority Voting Rights, from City Councils to Congress 06 April 2013 Rob Richie Hits: 9103
The Development of Voter Identification Laws 20 February 2013 Christopher Watts Hits: 11458
The First Amendment, Equal Protection, and Felon Disenfranchisement: a New Viewpoint 30 January 2013 Janai S. Nelson Hits: 17139
Intentional Discrimination in Farrakhan V. Gregoire: the Ninth Circuit's Voting Rights ActStandard “Results In” the New Jim Crow 24 June 2012 Jonathan Sgro Hits: 11802
Has Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act Run Its Course? 27 April 2012 Enbar Toledano Hits: 23519
Debunking an Urban Legend: Death of Voting Rights 01 April 2012 Vernellia Randall Hits: 8731
Race and Election Irregularites on November 7 2000 01 April 2012 Anita Hodgkiss Hits: 9254
Felon Disenfranchisement: the Modern Day Poll Tax 01 April 2012 J. Whyatt Mondesire Hits: 11711
Voting Rights Act and Indians 01 April 2012 Danna R. Jackson Hits: 11378
Reconstruction, Felon Disenfranchisement, and the Right to Vote: 01 April 2012 Gabriel J. Chin Hits: 17802
Reaffirmation or Requiem for the Voting Rights Act? 01 April 2012 The American Civil Liberties Union Hits: 35150
Political Gerrymandering and Racial Justice (Video) 07 July 2019 Vernellia Randall Hits: 2016
Abbott v. Perez (2018) 06 July 2019 Supreme Court of the United States Hits: 5856
Reevaluate and Protect the Fundamental Right to Vote Against Racial Targeting 06 July 2019 L. Darnell Weeden Hits: 1842
Race-based Political Exclusion and Social Subjugation: Racial Gerrymandering as a Badge of Slavery 06 July 2019 Patricia Okonta Hits: 2893
Partisan Gerrymandering, the First Amendment, and the Political Outsider 06 July 2019 Bertrall Ross Hits: 2281
Equal Voting Rights Require Removing Race and Partisan Discrimination from Elections and Legislative Gerrymandering 06 July 2019 L. Darnell Weeden Hits: 2076
Rucho v. Common Cause (2019) 06 July 2019 Supreme Court of the United States Hits: 5312
Using Feathery Birds to Disguise Hateful Speech: Avatar, Hillary: the Movie, Citizens United, and How Birds of the Same Feather Flock Together 24 January 2014 Angela Mae Kupenda Hits: 9928
New Strategies for Civil Rights in the New Millennium 09 April 2012 Bernie D. Jones Hits: 12888
Russian Election Interference and Race-baiting 13 October 2019 Darin E.W. Johnson Hits: 9004
The Superfluous Fifteenth Amendment? 05 July 2020 Travis Crum Hits: 2948
Made Whole: The Efficacy of Legal Redress for Black Women Who Have Suffered Injuries from Medical Bias 05 November 2022 McKenzi B. Baker Hits: 1068
Interpretation of "Detention" under the Indian Civil Rights Act's Remedy of Habeas Corpus 15 December 2019 Andrea M. Seielstad Hits: 4179
From Prisons to Polls: An Analysis of the Unvested Voting Rights of Formerly Incarcerated Juveniles 27 February 2021 Radarius Morrow Hits: 2344
Iron Shackles to Invisible Chains: Breaking the Binds of Collateral Consequences 29 June 2020 Artika Tyner and Darlene Fry Hits: 3891
The Tower of Babel: Bridging the Divide Between Critical Race Theory and “Mainstream” Civil Rights Scholarship 03 July 2021 Eleanor Marie Brown Hits: 1560
A Lost World: Sallie Robinson, The Civil Rights Cases, and Missing Narratives of Slavery in the Supreme Court's Reconstruction Jurisprudence 06 July 2021 Aderson Bellegarde François Hits: 2195
Kaepernick Can Kick It!: Employment Discrimination, Political Activism, and Speech in the NFL 10 September 2019 Brittney Watkins Hits: 4757
Bring the Masks and Sanitizer: The Surprising Bipartisan Consensus about Safety Measures for In-person Voting During the Coronavirus Pandemic 10 April 2022 Joshua A. Douglas and Michael A. Zilis Hits: 2320
Ruthless Utilitarianism? Covid-19 State Triage Protocols May Subject Patients to Racial Discrimination and Providers to Legal Liability 29 August 2021 Miriam F. Weismann and Cheryl Holder Hits: 2536
Voting During a Pandemic: Vote-by-Mail Challenges for Native Voters 19 August 2020 Patty Ferguson-Bohnee and James Thomas Tucker Hits: 3899
COVID-19: Restoring Civil Rights and Liberties for Young People in Texas Schools 04 August 2020 Andrew R. Hairston Hits: 2401
Overcoming Gerrymandering: Analyzing past Approaches and Looking to Automation to Overcome Bias and Cognitive Limitations in Florida 01 July 2021 Kaila Preston Hits: 1584
Systemic Racial Barriers to Voting in the Age of Covid-19 31 October 2020 Jennifer Terrell Hits: 3973