Access to voter data is not getting any harder

Just last week, we described several lawsuits that the Electronic Information Privacy Center (EIPC), Public Citizen, American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Lawyers’ Committee) filed against various entities in the Trump Administration, seeking to stop execution of President Trump’s May 11, 2017 Executive Order on the Establishment of […]

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Voting access gains new significance in the Trump era

On May 11, 2017, the White House put out a press release announcing its Executive Order on the Establishment of Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity (Commission). The Commission’s stated purpose is to “study the registration and voting processes used in Federal elections.” “[S]oley advisory” in nature, the Commission’s task is to create a report […]

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US Supreme Court finishes off its term

Last week, the United States Supreme Court wrapped up its term and issued opinions in the last few cases. Here is a rundown of a few key immigration decisions, with links to SCOTUSBlog, the website that compiles documents, summaries and other important information about the Court and its decisions. Sessions v. Morales-Santana: The Court, affirming […]

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