Category Archives: voting rights

Native American Voting Assistance Act Passes Washington State Legislature

Here.

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NYTs: “Native Americans Score Historic Wins in Midterms After Years of Efforts”

Here.

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Federal Court Rejects Spirit Lake Tribe’s Voting Rights Effort

Here are the materials in Spirit Lake Tribe v. Jaeger (D. N.D.): 9 Motion for TRO Doc. 33 Order Denying Plaintiffs’ Motion for Temporary Restraining Order 2018.11.01 (00196925x9D7F5) Complaint here.

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News Profile of North Dakota Indian Country Voting Rights

Here is “Backlash over North Dakota voter ID law could rally Native Americans.”

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Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe Sues over Continuing Voting Rights Issues

Here is the complaint in Spirit Lake Tribe v. Jaeger (D. N.D.): doc-1-spirit-lake-v-jaeger-00196747x9d7f5.pdf

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Tristan Ahtone: “Democrats, Don’t Take Native American Voters for Granted”

From the New York Times, here.

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Slate: “North Dakota’s Voter ID Law Will Disenfranchise Thousands of Native Americans, Imperiling Heitkamp”

Here. More from Jezebel. And Above the Law.

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SCOTUS Refuses to Stay New Election Rules in North Dakota Voting Rights Act Matter . . .

Despite the fact that the primary has already been held under the other rules. Here is the order in Brakebill v. Jaeger, with the dissent by RBG and Kagan: 18A335 Brakebill v. Jaeger Prior posts here.

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Brakebill v. Jaeger SCOTUS Application for Stay

Here: Application Prior posts here.

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Split Eighth Circuit Stays Lower Court Order Favoring Indian Voting Rights

Here is the order in Brakebill v Jaeger: 18-1725_documents.pdf Briefs here.

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