May 20, 2019 | Professor Derek T. Muller is quoted in the Pro Publica article, “New York City’s Early Voting Plan Will Favor White, Affluent Voters, Advocacy Groups Say.” The article considers reaction to the announcement by the Board of Elections regarding early voting locations in New York City for the 2020 national elections. New York is the 39th state to implement early voting.
Excerpt from “New York City’s Early Voting Plan”
Derek T. Muller, an associate professor of law at Pepperdine University who specializes in election law, said that whatever the merits of the board’s choices for locations, the lack of transparency concerned him.
“Unless the board comes forward with explanations or solutions, I think litigation is a real possibility,” he said.
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