Shelby County, Alabama, Petitioner v. Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General, et al.

Docket No., 12-96

Arguement Date: February 27, 2013

QUESTION PRESENTED:
Whether Congress' decision in 2006 to reauthorize Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act under the pre-existing coverage formula of Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act exceeded its authority under the Fifteenth Amendment and thus violated the Tenth Amendment and Article IV of the United States Constitution.

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