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Jerry Trice fills out his ballot at Carrie Matthews Recreation Center in Decatur, Ala. on July 15, 2014. (Photo by Jeronimo Nisa/The Decatur Daily/AP)

Did John Roberts err on Voting Rights Act?

When the Supreme Court badly weakened the Voting Rights Act in 2013, it described the landmark civil rights law as outdated. The formula that Congress had used back in 1965 to decide which areas of the country should have their voting laws placed under federal supervision no longer matched modern patterns of discrimination, Chief Justice John...

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