Voting Rights Act was John Lewis' life's work. 55 years later, minority voter suppression remains

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55 years after the Voting Rights Act was signed, advocates say a Supreme Court decision paved the way for the return of minority voter suppression.
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Barack Obama gives powerful eulogy at funeral for John Lewis
"It's why John crossed that bridge. It's why he spilled his blood." Former president Barack Obama called on the nation to protect voting rights, a cause John Lewis nearly gave his life for.

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John Lewis

American politician and civil-rights leader
Bob Schieffer, Colin Powell and Rep. John Lewis on what the anti-apartheid fighter and South African president taught the world.
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President Trump spotlights Immigration; Rep. John Lewis dances to "Happy"
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I beamed behind my father and marched beside John Lewis when they took a stand for justice for all Americans. Their efforts can only be the beginning.
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Supreme Court of the United States

Highest court in the United States
In convicting activist-advocate Prashant Bhushan for contempt, the Supreme Court on Friday tread cautiously in dealing with the age-old clash between right to..
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Members of the highest court in the land are being immortalized by a Washington D.C. law professor in a very unusual way; they're being turned into bobbleheads...
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The Supreme Court has held Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt of court for his tweets.
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The Supreme Court has held Prashant Bhushan guilty of contempt of court for his tweets.
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The Ivy League university denied that its admissions process breached Supreme Court rulings.
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