Voting Rights Act Provision Struck Down by U.S. High Court

Voting Rights Act Provision Struck Down by U.S. High Court

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Jessica Pickens, 19, of Chicago stands with fellow voting rights activists outside the U.S. Supreme Court on June 25, 2013, in Washingto, DC, the day the court ruled on the Voting Rights Act striking down portions of the law.