76 La. L. Rev. [i] (2015-2016)

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      Louisiana
                                                    FALL 2015


   Law Review NUMBER 1


                        CONTENTS

ARTICLES

Tempering Society's Looking Glass: Correcting Misconceptions
   About the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and Securing American
   Democracy
                                   Orville Vernon Burton

The Irony of Intent: Statutory Interpretation and the Constitutionality
   of Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act
                                       Joshua S. Sellers  43

Equal Sovereignty as a Right Against a Remedy
                                            Seth Davis    83

Reflections on Justice Thurgood Marshall and Shelby County v.
   Holder
                                         Wendy B. Scott  121

The Forgotten Provision of the Fourteenth Amendment: Section 2
   and the Evolution of American Democracy
                                          Earl M Maltz   149

The Necessity of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the Difficulty
   of Overcoming Almost a Century of Voting Discrimination
                                        Paul Finkelman   181


COMMENTS

A Court's Guide on How to Gut Precedent by Relying on it:
   Halliburton II's Puzzling Effect on Securities-Fraud Class
   Actions
                                          Leah Neupert   225

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