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Vote-by-Mail Amicus Brief

Update: On Friday, October 7, 2022, the Delaware Supreme Court delivered a blow to voting rights in our state with a ruling that overturned the vote-by-mail and same-day registration laws that were passed earlier this year.

October 12, 2022

Overington v. Fisher et al

In 2020, Kari Lynn Overington reserved a vanity license plate for her vehicle. This vanity plate was a victory statement about her fight with cancer: FCANCER. Now, the Delaware DMV is trying to revoke her right to use that license plate — and we're stepping in.

August 8, 2022 Free Speech

Davis et al v. Neal et al

Violence by correctional officers isn’t just a moral failing – it’s unconstitutional. People living in prisons have the constitutional right to be free from cruel and unusual punishment. We're fighting a legal battle to shed light on and end a pattern of abuse at the Sussex Correctional Institution.

July 21, 2022 Justice Reform

Jennings v. McDole Ray

On September 5, 2021, Delaware Attorney General Kathleen Jennings informed two community community activists of the Delaware Department of Justice’s (DOJ) intent to institute proceedings against their protesting activities. We stepped in to help.

April 28, 2022 Free Speech

Angelo Clark v. Coupe et al

Cruel and unusual punishment is blatantly unconstitutional – especially when combining prolonged solitary confinement with a mental illness. We're fighting this third-circuit case to bring justice for the late Angelo Clark, and to bring an end to this cruel practice.

February 2, 2022 Justice Reform

LWV Delaware v. Dept. of Elections

With the current ballot return deadline a substantial number of voters may have their ballots disqualified for arriving too late, or they may have to choose between their health and their right to vote. So we're suing to protect your right to cast a ballot by mail in the General Election.

September 18, 2020 Voting Rights