REDISTRICTING IN THE STATES: How Will Changes in the Voting Rights Act Affect Line Drawers This Decade?

Davis, Michelle L.
January 2012
Public Lawyer;Jan2012, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p8
This article analyzes the impact of the Voting Rights Act on elections in the U.S. It references some cases handled by the Supreme Court that employed the law. It discusses the establishment of the basic tenets of minority vote dilution claims. In addition, the article relates the law to an extension of Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendment jurisprudence.


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