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Tenuous interpretation : sections 2 and 5 of the Voting Rights Act

Topic: 
ELECTIONS
Author: 
Davis, Olethia.
Publisher/Date: 
1995
Note: 
In National Civic Review -- Vol. 84 - no. 4 (Fall/Winter 1995).
Summary: 
The Supreme Court has vacillated in its interpretation of the key enforcement provisions of the Voting Rights Act, suggesting that there never has been any clear consensus on the extension of voting rights.