September 30, 2013
by Addison Morris
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Monday that it has filed a lawsuit to bar North Carolina from implementing their recently-passed voting reform bill, stating that the stricter requirements will disproportionately effect minority groups. Particularly, the DOJ takes issue with the ...[read more]
August 27, 2013
by Elizabeth Hand
JURIST Guest Columnist Nick Byrne, University of North Carolina School of Law Class of 2015, analyzes the repercussions both intended and otherwise that will arise from the recent North Carolina legislation requiring government-issued IDs at elections...In the final hours of the North... ...[read more]
August 13, 2013
by Theresa Donovan
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on Monday signed a voter ID bill into law that will require voters to present government-issued photo identification at the polls. The law will effectively roll back the early voting period and repeal one-stop registration during early voting. The North Carolina ...[read more]
July 26, 2013
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The North Carolina General Assembly on Thursday approved a bill that will require voters to present government-issued photo identification at the polls. The legislation was approved by the state house by a vote of 73-41 after the senate approved it by a vote of 33-14. The vote was split mainly ...[read more]

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