Federal Judge Allows Georgia to Remove 100,000 Voters – Mother Jones

  1. Voting rights advocates argue the removals violate people’s constitutional right to vote.

Source: Federal Judge Allows Georgia to Remove 100,000 Voters – Mother Jones

Fourth Annual State of Voting Rights

Join me at the ABA’s Fourth Annual State of Voting Rights, 11/8, 11:30 a.m., Steptoe & Johnson, Washington, DC.  This annual luncheon panel is the fourth of its kind and is the perfect place to get up-to-speed on the upcoming election and the current state of voting rights.

Source: Fourth Annual State of Voting Rights

Justice Department changing lawyers on census case – The Washington Post

The Department of Justice is America’s law firm, not the president’s.  As a former DOJ attorney, it is important to remember that the career attorneys have pledged to uphold the laws of the United States, not political agendas.  This article provides a glimpse into the ongoing saga regarding the citizenship question and the lawyers who are told to defend it.

The move possibly signals career attorneys’ legal and ethical concerns over the latest maneuvering ordered by President Trump.

Source: Justice Department changing lawyers on census case – The Washington Post