Voting Rights and Wrongs: Voter Disenfranchisement and Suppression

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Liv Newman ·

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

A lecture presented by Sophia Lin Lakin, Staff Attorney with ACLU  

Sophia Lin Lakin is a staff attorney with the ACLU’s Voting Rights Project.  "Sophia is actively litigating voting rights cases across the country and is involved in challenges to discriminatory voter identification and registration requirements, cutbacks to early voting and same-day registration, the dilution of minority votes in local elections, and other barriers to voting and discriminatory voting practices and procedures.  Currently, Sophia has active cases in Kansas, Wisconsin, North Carolina, and Ferguson, Missouri."