U.S. Supreme Court

The Supremes, Round Two: Shelby County v. Holder

Jun 27, 2013 By brian sweany and Paul Burka

In the epic flood of news these past few days, I wanted to return to a U.S. Supreme Court decision from earlier in the week. After ruling on Fisher, a more far-reaching case came down: Shelby County v. Holder, in which the justices decimated the Voting Rights Act,…