Northwest Austin MUD v. Gonzales: Amicus brief of Governor Sonny Perdue of Georgia

Feb 26, 2009

Amicus brief of Governor Sonny Perdue of Georgia in support of Appellant. Amicus argues that Congress’ remedial powers under the Fifteenth Amendment cannot extend to the point of ignoring reality. Because Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act as renewed cannot be constitutionally applied, the judgment of the District Court should be reversed and remanded for judgment to be entered in favor of Appellant.

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