Amicus Briefs

Husted v. A. Philip Randolph Institute

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals was wrong to strike down Ohio’s voter roll cleanup policy, a brief filed at the U.S. Supreme Court today by the American Civil Rights Union argues. Read brief (PDF [...]

Gill v. Whitford

A federal court in Wisconsin, in striking down a state redistricting plan, upset the existing constitutional balance between the federal government and the states, the American Civil Rights Union (ACRU) argued in a brief submitted [...]

Akina, et al. v. State of Hawaii

Hawaii’s Actions “Brazenly” Violate 15th Amendment, Brief States ALEXANDRIA, VA (Nov. 24, 2015) —- An emergency injunction is needed to stop a race-based election now underway in Hawaii and ending Nov. 30, a brief filed [...]

Evenwel v. Abbott

The Supreme Court has an opportunity to determine whether only citizens get a political voice in America. WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 5, 2015) —- In a brief submitted today at the U.S. Supreme Court, the ACRU [...]

Kobach v. U.S. Election Assistance Commission

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 21, 2015) – Non-citizens are registering to vote under current federal law, as shown in documents submitted today by the American Civil Rights Union to the U.S. Supreme Court. The brief asks [...]