Amicus Briefs

ACRU Asks Appeals Court to Restore Suit Against Philadelphia

ALEXANDRIA, VA (Dec. 6, 2016) —- Philadelphia election officials are doing nothing to remove thousands of felons and other ineligible voters from registration rolls, a brief filed on Monday by the American Civil Rights Union [...]

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 [...]

Arizona v. Inter Tribal Council of Arizona

Arizona voters passed a law in 2004 "to combat voter fraud by requiring voters to present proof of citizenship when they register to vote and to present identification when they vote on election day." The [...]