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dc.contributor.authorSchaecher, Gregory C.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-15T16:45:26Z
dc.date.available2013-02-15T16:45:26Z
dc.date.issued1995en_US
dc.identifier.citation28 Creighton L. Rev. 1337 (1994-1995)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/40114
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION|The Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution provides that "[the] right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude." To enforce the Fifteenth Amendment and to correct historical voting discrimination, the United States Congress enacted the Voting Rights Act of 1965 which provides a mechanism to challenge potentially discriminatory voting practices. The original language in Section of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 tracked the language of the Fifteenth Amendment, providing...en_US
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.titlePennsylvania's Nonvoting Purge Law and Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965: Ortiz v. City of Philadelphia Office of the City Commissioners Voter Registration Divisionen_US
dc.typeJournal Articleen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.description.volume28en_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.description.note1994-1995en_US
dc.description.pages1337en_US


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