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Jeremy Duda

Jeremy Duda

Jeremy Duda is the associate editor at the Arizona Mirror, a member of the States Newsroom network. He previously worked at the Arizona Capitol Times, where he spent eight years covering the governor's office and two years as editor of the Yellow Sheet Report. Jeremy is also the author of the history book “If This Be Treason: the American Rogues and Rebels Who Walked the Line Between Dissent and Betrayal.”

Supreme Court upholds Arizona ‘ballot harvesting’ ban, in setback for voting rights law

By: - July 1, 2021

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Arizona’s ban on third-party ballot collections, reversing the 9th Circuit’s ruling last year that the prohibition violated the Voting Rights Act and raising the bar on future voting rights lawsuits. In a 6-3 opinion, the high court ruled on Thursday that Arizona’s 2016 law doesn’t violate Section 2 of the […]

Trump wanted Supreme Court to order new election in Arizona, other states

By: - June 15, 2021

Former President Donald Trump wanted his Justice Department to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to order a half dozen states, including Arizona, to hold new presidential elections, and to bar them from casting their electoral votes for President-elect Joe Biden, according to documents obtained by the U.S. House Oversight Committee. On Dec. 29, Trump assistant […]

Supreme Court ruling on Voting Rights Act opened floodgates for new restrictions

By: - October 7, 2020

It hadn’t even been a day since the U.S. Supreme Court dismantled one of the pillars of voting rights in America, and North Carolina lawmakers weren’t wasting any time. Republican legislators had been contemplating a bill that would require photo identification to vote. The bill had plenty of support, but it had spent the past […]