A white man charged with distributing Ku Klux Klan recruitment fliers to two minority women is protected by the First Amendment, the American Civil Liberties Union of Vermont said in a filing with the state Supreme Court.
Two Nevada tribes are asking a federal judge to order the state of Nevada and two counties to pay them more than $100,000 in legal expenses in a growing legal battle over alleged violations of the U.S. Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Dan Sewell, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 12:31pm
Social activists held hands in a prayer circle outside a courthouse while potential jurors were inside amid tight security Tuesday in the racially charged murder trial of a white former university police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man during a traffic stop.
Brian Slodysko, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 11:41am
A data analysis firm hired by a voter registration group said on Tuesday that its analysis of Indiana's voter database found thousands of people over the age of 110 who would likely be deceased and are still registered to vote.
David Eggert, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 11:21am
A Michigan court has rejected a request for a one-judge grand jury investigation of Gov. Rick Snyder's decision to use at least $2 million in state funds for his legal representation related to criminal probes of Flint's water crisis.
Todd Richmond, Associated Press | Posted Oct 25th - 11:11am
The city clerk in Green Bay refused to set up an early voting site on a college campus in part because she feared the site would help Democrats, according to emails obtained by a liberal advocacy group.