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Plaintiffs still reviewing voting map

...analyzing it," said Redan, Ga., attorney Jerry Wilson, "so we can get a real good idea of what it does."Laughlin McDonald, director of the American Civil Liberties Union's Voting Rights Project, who is serving as co-counsel for plaintiffs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-06-09/plaintiffs-sti
Technology gives public insight into redistricting

...the time and the interest. "In the 1970s, nobody had the machines except states that could afford them," said Laughlin McDonald, an attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union's Voting Rights Project, which is monitoring the process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/08/met_317518.shtml
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Augusta Commission, school board, plaintiffs await decision on district lines

...Redan, Ga., attorney who is representing the plaintiffs along with American Civil Liberties Union attorneys M. Laughlin McDonald and Nancy Abudu, said Monday he too was awaiting the map to distribute to his clients for their review, as did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-06-04/augusta-commmi
Supreme Court preserves black voting strength in redistricting process

...in terms of limiting the number of grounds the federal government can use to challenge voting changes," said Laughlin McDonald of the American Civil Liberties Union. "It's not a good ruling, but it's not the end of the world." Under...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/13/met_208231.shtml
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Across South Carolina

...districts that will result in a majority of voters in at least two districts being minorities, organization lawyer Laughlin McDonald said Friday. The district's school board is reviewing the ruling and will talk to its attorneys before deciding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/21/met_512233.shtml
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Senior judges subvert will of voters, some say

...Now, judges are creating judgeships, a power the state constitution reserves for the General Assembly, he said. Laughlin McDonald, of the Georgia American Civil Liberties Union, who has worked on voting-rights cases, said the constitutional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/05/met_436379.shtml
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Majority-win requirement before court

...majority in a race against two or more opponents but then lose to the remaining white candidate in a runoff, said Laughlin McDonald, the American Civil Liberties Union attorney who is representing the black voters. "It discriminates against black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/18/met_228425.shtml
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Redistricting fight goes to mediation

...D-Savannah; Dorothy Pelote, D-Savannah; Tom Bordeaux, D-Savannah; and Eugene Tillman, D-Brunswick. Laughlin McDonald of the ACLU, which has intervened in the case on behalf of black elected officials, said the two sides have had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/08/met_205036.shtml
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Justices to rule on map

...incumbent, and she got to be an incumbent because she ran as a minority in a majority-minority district," said Laughlin McDonald, a lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union. The Louisiana case focuses on the standard Justice Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/09/met_201111.shtml
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Groups want South Carolina voter ID law axed

...voter impersonation, which is the only kind of voting fraud this voter ID requirement could address," she said.Laughlin McDonald, the director of the ACLU Voting Rights Project in Atlanta, said 30 states require an ID to vote in elections and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-05/groups-want-south-carolina-vo