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America Votes!: A Guide to Modern Election Law and Voting Rights

Benjamin E. Griffith, editor
Format
Book
Published
Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Section of State and Local Government Law, c2012.
Edition
2nd ed
Language
English
Variant Title
Guide to modern election law and voting rights
ISBN
9781614385264 (pbk. : alk. paper), 1614385262 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Defining population for purposes of redistricting / John Hardin Young, Elizabeth L. Howard, and Karuna Seshasai
  • Impact of non-citizens on voting rights issues / Robert Heath
  • Redrawing the lines : race, democracy, and the 2010 redistricting cycle / Kristen Clarke
  • Legislative redistricting : new challenges / Tommie S. Cardin
  • Practical suggestions for local government attorneys facing redistricting / Andrew J. Whalen, III
  • Novel (and not-so-novel) alternatives to legislative redistricting / Justin Levitt
  • Bringing transparency and citizen participation to the redistricting process : lessons learned and how we can prepare for 2020 / Mary G. Wilson
  • Protecting language-minority voting rights and implementation of section 203 after 2010 / Terry Ao Minnis
  • New guidelines for section 5 implementation / Abigail Thernstrom
  • Redistricting woes after the 2010 census : statistical estimates, inclusion of college students and prisoners, and "safe" districts / Benjamin E. Griffith
  • Nondistrict vote dilution remedies under the Voting Rights Act / Steven J. Mulroy
  • California Voting Rights Act / Marguerite May Leoni and Chris Skinnell
  • Voter registration gap : why it exists and how to narrow it / Estelle H. Rogers and Nicole Kovite Zeitler
  • National Voter Registration Act / Hans A. Von Spakovsky
  • Significant ballot access issues / Richard Winger
  • Electoral college reform at the state level / Robert W. Bennett
  • Voting technology and the quest for trustworthy elections / Candice Hoke.
Description
xxxvii, 447 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
  • Previous ed.: 2008.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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