Hundreds of lawyers from nation’s oldest African American sorority join effort to fight voter suppression

We also will be available to monitor the election at polling locations as rapid responders to draft and file pleadings, appear in court, and make oral arguments to get ballots counted. Sorority members will volunteer where needed,” she continued.

For the effort, the sorority said the National Bar Association will be using the volunteer lawyers “to serve as poll watchers as well as poll monitors on Election Day.”

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The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., (AKA) the nation’s oldest African American Greek-letter sorority, has joined forces with the National Bar Association, the biggest and oldest network of African American lawyers and j…