by Caroline Cox
Martha Bergmark of Voices for Civil Justice writes for CNN on the many children facing deportation hearings alone after seeking refuge at the border. The ACSblog recently featured research on unaccompanied migrants from Voices for Civil Justice.
In Slate, Dahlia Lithwick explains how voter ID laws may actually worsen voter fraud.
Norm Ornstein writes in The Atlantic on the need for a bipartisan coalition to challenge the abuses of the criminal justice system.
The Center for Reproductive Rights reports on the Missouri legislature’s decision to force women to wait 72 hours for abortion services.
John Nichols reports for The Nation that a vote to advance a constitutional amendment on campaign finance is stalled by filibuster threats.
In The New York Times, Thomas B. Edsall argues that the current campaign finance system is “incompatible with the goals of democracy.”