Tennessee GOP’s Effort to Hog-tie Voter Registration Rebuffed by Judge

Image from: “The Barriers That Keep Blacks and Latinos from Voting” — theatlantic.com

A Tennessee US District Court Judge has issued an opinion stopping in its tracks a new Republican-backed law that would criminalize formal and informal organizations and individuals seeking to register voters.

Judge Aleta A. Trauger’s preliminary injunction in Tennessee N.A.A.C.P v. Hargett, strikes down a whole range of draconian restrictions…

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Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Herbert Dyer, Jr.

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