Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession

2016 CBLA

ABA President Linda Klein and Immediate-Past President Paulette Brown joined by the leaders of the HNBA, NNABA, NAPABA, and the National LGBT Bar Association during the 2016 CBLA.

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50 Years Later: Voting Rights in America

Watch the panelists square off on C-Span

Issues surrounding Shelby County v. Holder spur spirited debate on whether protection for voters of color is still necessary, as 34 states enact voter-ID laws following the 2013 decision. 

In case you missed it, watch the C-Span broadcast of the Commission's Voting Rights Act Program.