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May 29, 2020

ABA webinar explores voter suppression tactics as part of election law series

WASHINGTON, May 29, 2020 —The American Bar Association will conduct a webinar with national experts called “Voter Suppression Tactics: Voter Fraud Claims, Voter ID Restrictions, Voter Purges and Post-Shelby County Electoral Barriers,” on Wednesday, June 3, from 1-2:30 p.m. ET.

The webinar is sponsored by the ABA Section of State and Local Government Law. It is part of a Voting and Election Law Webinar Series.                                                                                                                                                       

Speakers include:

  • Moderators
    • Benjamin E. Griffith, Principal, Griffith Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • John Hardin (Jack) Young, Senior Counsel, Sandler Reiff, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
  • Electoral Access, Voter ID Laws & Restrictions
    • Rachel Provencher, Holland & Knight LLP, Washington, D.C.
  • Shelby County Impact on Voting Rights
    • Kurt Kastrof, Appellate Advocate Supreme Court, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Cybersecurity in the Electoral Process & Best Practices
    • Lucy Thomson, Livingston PLLC, Washington, D.C.

To register for the program, click here. Additional resources will be posted on the program’s webpage.

For media registration, please contact Betsy Adeboyejo at 202-662-1039 or [email protected].

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