NAACP http://apr.org en Bloody Sunday Remembered: Rev. William Barber http://apr.org/post/bloody-sunday-remembered-rev-william-barber <p></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:52:05 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 48106 at http://apr.org Bloody Sunday Remembered: Rev. William Barber US Supreme Court To Hear Alabama Case Feb. 27 http://apr.org/post/us-supreme-court-hear-alabama-case-feb-27 <P>The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments Feb. 27 in efforts by an Alabama county to stop enforcement of part of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.</P> <P>The court initially agreed in November to hear the case brought by Shelby County, and it has now set the date for attorneys to present their arguments.</P> <P>The Voting Rights Act requires the Justice Department to review and approve changes in elections laws in Alabama and several others states to make sure they don't discriminate against minorities. Sun, 03 Feb 2013 15:23:31 +0000 The Associated Press 24264 at http://apr.org US Supreme Court To Hear Alabama Case Feb. 27