Feb 11 • 1HR 21M

Supreme Court Restores Alabama Voting Map

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Advisory Opinions is a new podcast from The Dispatch. Hosts David French and Sarah Isgur have a weekly conversation about the law, culture, and why it matters.
Episode details

It's a day of disagreement! David and Sarah walk through a critical Supreme Court voting rights case, and come out in a different place. They walk through the Sarah Palin trial, and come out in a different place. But then, unity reigns when Sarah concludes the podcast by dunking on Russia and hanging on the rim.

Show Notes:

-Merrill v. Milligan

-Purcell v. Gonzalez

-Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act: Vote Dilution and Vote Deprivation

-Slate: “Sarah Palin Takes the Stand”

-Washington Post: “Palin trial exposes the allure of ‘both sides’ journalism”