North Dakota cut 60% of its polling stations in the name of COVID and the shift to vote-by-mail. Now Indigenous people have 50-mile treks to a post office.
‘It’s Very Much a Racial Issue’: Why Georgia Has Slashed Hundreds of Polling Places in the Last 4 Years
The wave of closures came after a 2013 U.S. Supreme Court decision that gutted a key provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act meant to ensure fair voting practices in states with a history of racially-motivated voter suppression.
Before Trump, the Department of Justice rarely investigated polling stations for violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act. Now they’re being closed in nine states.
Exclusive VICE News analysis shows a 20% cut in election locations nationwide, and much deeper cuts in California, Maryland, Kentucky, New Jersey, Nevada and North Dakota.
The decision reverses the original conditions of his release, which mandated that Chauvin not leave the state of Minnesota
Derek Chauvin posted $1 million non-cash bail, and his release will have some conditions.
Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who pointed guns at Black Lives Matter protesters in June, were indicted on gun and evidence tampering charges.
VICE News' 22-minute documentary, largely comprised of never-before-seen footage, provides a much more complete sense of what happened.
Friends of Jonathan Price said he was trying to intervene in a domestic violence incident before he was tased and shot by a Wolfe City police officer.
An exclusive analysis from VICE News reveals the disturbing scope of gun violence and killings at protests since George Floyd's death — and who is doing the shooting.
Records obtained by VICE News show police in Pearland, Texas, invited federal agents to surveil Floyd's burial and authorized them to open fire in the event of unrest.
Interviews with Louisville SWAT members suggest alarms were raised before the raid that killed Breonna Taylor, and that many left the scene with serious concerns.