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Title America votes! : A guide to modern election law and voting rights / Benjamin E. Griffith, editor.
Published Chicago, Ill. : American Bar Association, Section of State and Local Government Law, c2012.
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 Floor3  KF4886 .A86 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxxvii, 447 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Note Previous ed.: 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Defining population for purposes of redistricting / John Hardin Young, Elizabeth L. Howard, and Karuna Seshasai -- The 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 -- The 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 -- The California Voting Rights Act / Marguerite May Leoni and Chris Skinnell -- The voter registration gap : why it exists and how to narrow it / Estelle H. Rogers and Nicole Kovite Zeitler -- The 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.
Subject Election law -- United States.
Elections -- United States.
Suffrage -- United States.
Apportionment (Election law) -- United States.
United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Voter registration -- United States.
Related Names Griffith, Benjamin E.
American Bar Association. Section of State and Local Government Law.
Alternate Title Guide to modern election law and voting rights
ISBN 9781614385264 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1614385262 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 793379329