BET Wire: Activist Arrested for Handing Out Voting Rights Leaflets

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  • Abdirahmaan Muhumed
  • Jesse Smith
  • Voting Rights
  • John Boehner
  • Barack Obama
  • BET Wire
  • Ty Turner
  • Steven Sotloff

Voter ID on Trial

On Sept. 2, lawyers for the Justice Department began oral arguments against Texas's voter-ID requirement, which the law's opponents say discriminates against Blacks and Hispanics. If the state loses, it could be required to get federal approval before making future changes to its voting procedures.


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