The Town of Richlands used its powers over land use planning to ban Mark Mullins from reading Tarot at his business. The ACLU of Virginia sued Richlands on behalf of Mr. Mullins, and as a result of a recent settlement, the town can no longer discriminate against Tarot reading shops.
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"It Felt Like a Family Coming Together," our intern Ameenah Habib Reflects on the ACLU-VA 2020 Legislative Forum
"It felt like a family of people coming together, ready to help one another incite the change they believe in so strongly," our intern Ameenah Habib reflects on the ACLU-VA Northern Virginia Chapter 2020 Legislative Forum.
It is time to join the 19 other states that have passed same-day registration and eliminate this unnecessary barrier to the ballot box. We need to make it easier for people to vote, and that starts with getting rid of voter registration deadlines that disproportionately silence communities of color.