Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Happy Election Day!
PA voters might think they need photo ID in order to vote today, but a state judge has stayed the PA voter ID law until the court has a chance to resolve a recent challenge to its constitutionality by the ACLU. The ACLU also has challenged the constitutionality of the WI voter ID law. In TX, a former U.S House Speaker was denied a voter ID card.
DOJ announced yesterday that it will monitor some Nov. 5 elections in MI, NY, and OH to ensure compliance with Voting Rights Act.
Parents of the 13-year-old boy killed by a sheriff's deputy while carrying a plastic gun have filed a civil rights lawsuit against the county.
New study finds that the cost of hospital treatment for firearm-related injuries exceeds $2 billion.
Sharpton demands assurances from Macy's CEO that racial profiling will not be a problem during the holiday season.