Scalia: Voting Rights Act Is 'Perpetuation Of Racial Entitlement'

From ThinkProgress Wed Feb 27 2013, 11:52:01

WASHINGTON, DC -- There were audible gasps in the Supreme Court's lawyer's lounge, where audio of the oral argument is pumped in for members of the Supreme Court bar, when Justice Antonin Scalia offered his assessment of a key provision of the Voting Rights Act. He called it a "perpetuation of racial entitlement." The comment [...]

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