A group of political parties and candidates challenged the Federal Election Campaign Act on First Amendment grounds in Buckley v. Valeo, 424 U.S. 1 (1976)
Attorney John Hardin “Jack” Young was on the team of lawyers for the Democratic National Committee during the 2000 Florida election recount and the Bush v. Gore case, and is portrayed in the HBO film “Recount.” In this Career Choice Series webinar, Young discussed current election issues in our
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Two law students talk about the positives and negatives they experienced at this summer’s political conventions. The 2016 election cycle has been one of many potential presidential firsts. Voters had the chance to choose the first female president, Hilary Clinton; the first Jewish president, Bernie Sanders; the first billionaire president, Donald
Today, September 27, is National Voter Registration Day. It seems like there is a national day for everything, we have a national day for ice cream, donuts, pizza ... the list is endless, you name it and somehow there is a day for it. But, if you think about it, this
The ABA wrapped up its 2016 Annual Meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday at the end of the general assembly. And in less than a week, a lot happened. Resolutions were adopted that affect law students, and bylaws were changed to address advances in the legal system. So here's a roundup
Election law is not just practiced by government employees. The public interest world also provides opportunities for lawyers who are interested in the electoral process.