Hillary Clinton Urges Attys To Fight Voter-Rights Setbacks

Law360, San Francisco (August 12, 2013, 8:25 PM EDT) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday urged the members of the American Bar Association to fight legislation restricting voting access and to represent voters who face discrimination following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned a key section of the Voting Rights Act.

Clinton delivered her call to action at the ABA's annual house of delegates meeting, during which she received the 2013 ABA medal for her service to jurisprudence. In the months following the Supreme Court's June decision to strike down Section 4...
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