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Common Dreams – ACLU, Senator Arthenia Joyner, National Council Of La Raza, File Legal Challenge Over Florida’s Illegal Dual System Of Elections – 3 July 2012

( Lucas comment: The laswsuits follow each other quickly, a good sign that people are getting in action and take those on who unconstiutaional take our rights.)

MIAMI – July 2 – The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Florida, along with State Senator Arthenia Joyner, and the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) filed an administrative petition against Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner challenging his implementation of a dual election system involving restrictive changes in election procedures adopted by the Florida Legislature in 2011. Along with the ACLU of Florida, petitioners are represented by the Brennan Center for Justice and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. Continue reading