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Shelby County v. Holder pits local election control against lingering racism

• The Lookout
the Supreme Court prepares to hear Shelby County v. Holder on Wednesday. It’s a case that may determine the constitutionality of nearly five decades of voting rights legislation, specifically Section 5 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, and a referendum of sorts on how far their county, and most of the South, has evolved on voting rights in the past 50 years.