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NAACP v. Kemp

Case Information

Date Filed: October 10, 2014
State: Georgia
Issue: Voter Registration
Courts that Heard this Case: Superior Court of Fulton County (Case 2014CV252546)


Whether the Secretary of State is unlawfully denying citizens the right to vote by failing to make timely eligibility decisions.


Petition for Writ of Mandamus filed 10/14/14. Order Denying Motion for Expedited Discovery filed 10/20/14. Muscogee County's Answer filed 10/22/14. Order Dismissing Petition filed 10/28/14.

District Court Documents


Edward B. Foley

Filibusters are not for shutdowns

Edward B. Foley

The minority party must win elections, not derail the government, to prevail on policy.

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In the News

Daniel P. Tokaji


Professor Dan Tokaji was quoted in The Columbus Dispatch about partisan congressional redistricting in Ohio. 



"I can’t think of anywhere where we’ve had a situation like we’ve had here for the past couple of years,” Tokai said. “People in Ohio’s state legislature recognize there’s a serious problem.”


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Info & Analysis

Federal Court Finds Unconstitutional Partisan Gerrymandering in North Carolina

A three-judge panel of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina released a lengthy opinion Tuesday finding that North Carolina\'s 2016 Congressional Redistricting Plan was an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. The case is Common Cause v. Rucho.

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