"The Justice Department has sent a letter to Alabama police agencies
warning them not discriminate against Latinos as they enforce the
state’s tough new immigration law." - Associated Press, Dec. 6, 2011 .
Within hours of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling last month freeing states with a history of voter discrimination from having to obtain federal approval before making any changes to their voting laws, Texas officials announced they would begin enforcing a strict photo ID requirement for voters, which...