American Constitutional Rights Union Celebrates SCOTUS Decision Protecting Election Integrity

The American Constitutional Rights Union (ACRU) applauds a 6-3 ruling of the Supreme Court re-affirming states’ authority to manage their own elections and protect the integrity of their residents’ most fundamental right — voting. ACRU submitted an amicus brief in support of Arizona’s voting integrity measures. “Free and fair elections is a fundamental principle we must protect,” notes ACRU President Lori Roman. “Why does the left continue to oppose the basic election integrity tenet of ‘Easy to vote, hard to cheat?’ We’re pleased the Supreme Court has taken a stand to preserve one of our most fundamental rights.”

What You Need to Know About Brnovich v. Democratic National Committee

Brnovich v. Democratic National Committee is a case argued before the Supreme Court of the United States on March 2, 2021, during the court's October 2020-2021 term. It was consolidated with Arizona Republican Party v. Democratic National Committee.

ACRU Amicus Brief Supports Supreme Court Arizona Voting Integrity Policy Win

With the recent successful filibuster blocking Senate consideration of the so-called “For the People Act,” the Supreme Court’s decision in Brnovich takes on added importance. By reversing the Ninth Circuit’s decision, as The ACRU argued it should, Arizona’s race-neutral, generally applicable election rules limiting out-of-precinct voting and ballot harvesting will stand without any danger of preemption by federal statute.

2021-07-01T14:55:33+00:00June 30th, 2021|ACRU Amicus Briefs, In the Courts, OPED|

The ACRU Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief in Critical Redistricting Case

2/20: Civil rights group contends plaintiffs lack standing by failing to meet basic standards for action under the Constitution and voting rights law.

2020-05-03T23:37:16+00:00February 20th, 2019|ACRU Amicus Briefs, News, Redistricting, Voter ID|

ACRU Files Amicus Brief in Alabama Voter ID Case

4/10: The ACRU filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in Greater Birmingham Ministries v. Merrill, arguing that the appeals court should hold that Alabama’s voter-ID law is permitted by the federal Voting Rights Act.

2020-05-03T23:34:30+00:00April 11th, 2018|ACRU Amicus Briefs, In the Courts, News, Voter ID|

PA Supreme Court Redistricting Map Heavily Skewed

3/7: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s map likely fails its own gerrymandering standards, because it skews so heavily democratic. The map submitted by the ACRU had more compact districts and fewer political subdivision splits.

2020-05-03T23:23:03+00:00March 7th, 2018|ACRU Amicus Briefs, In the Courts, Redistricting|

ACRU Submits Superior Map in PA Redistricting Case

2/20: The American Civil Rights Union has submitted a map to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, which by all accounts is superior to all other submitted maps.

US Supreme Court Agrees with ACRU: Issues Stay in NC Redistricting Case

1/18: ACRU’s amicus brief argued that the district court’s demand for a redrawn legislative map was unreasonable.

2020-05-03T23:37:22+00:00January 25th, 2018|ACRU Amicus Briefs, In the Courts, News, Redistricting, Voter ID|

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