University of Michigan Law School
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Title "Case: NAACP V. USPS"
Date Aug 20, 2020
Author Legal Defense and Education Fund
External Link https://www.naacpldf.org/case-issue/naacp-v-usps/
Abstract On August 20 2020, the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF) and Public Citizen filed a lawsuit on behalf of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) against the United States Postal Service (USPS). Our suit, which was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, argues that recent changes by USPS were implemented in violation of federal law and have led to widespread disruptions in mail delivery that risk delaying the delivery of mail-in ballots — thereby causing voter disenfranchisement — for the November 2020 election. The NAACP, the nation’s largest and oldest civil rights grassroots organization, and its members rely on the timely delivery of the mail for a variety of important functions, including mail-in voting.
Source Legal Defense and Education Fund


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case NAACP v. USPS (PB-DC-0014)

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