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Ohio threatened with lawsuit over voter purge

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You don’t have your voting rights on a “use them or lose them” basis.
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North Carolina sued over violations of the National Voter Registration Act

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Can’t say they weren’t warned.
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NAACP challenges Alabama’s voter ID law as racially discriminatory, citing DMV closures

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The law has racially disparate effects, and appears to have been implemented with discriminatory intent.
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California activists are suing the Forest Service for letting Nestle illegally extract water

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Nestle’s permit to extract water in California expired in 1988.
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Nevada school voucher program set to funnel public funds to schools that pledge allegiance to Christian flag

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The Nevada State Constitution unequivocally prohibits public funding of religious education.
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Rowan County, KY Clerk Kim Davis sues governor over right to refuse marriage licenses to same-sex couples

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It takes a special kind of chutzpah to sue your employer for asking you to do your job.
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Texas couple sues county clerk for refusing to issue marriage license

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They’re going to get married eventually. The only question is how inconvenient Texas wants to make it.
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Lawsuit likely on the way over North Carolina voter registration irregularities

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Numbers don’t lie: North Carolina has made it harder for poor people to vote.

Jesus Christ Superstore: Jon Stewart on the Hobby Lobby is a “person of faith” lawsuit

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Hobby Lobby wants to be exempted from the Affordable Care Act’s mandate to cover employees’ contraception.

Should the NYC 9/11 Museum include an i-beam “cross”?

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A pair of steel i-beams, in the shape of a cross, were found at Ground Zero on 9/11. Should they be in the museum?

Are you breaking the law when you sing “Happy Birthday”?

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Warner Music owns the copyright to the “Happy Birthday” song, and expects restaurants to pay royalties.

TX cops search women’s vaginas for speeding, throwing cigs out window (video)

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Women were detained 1 hour while female cop stuck her hand up rectum, in vagina, in middle of the road.

Bank of America rewarded staff for pushing people into foreclosure

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Bank of America faces a class-action suit from homeowners for allegedly forcing people into foreclosure.
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