Briefly:

  • At Mayer Brown’s Consumer Financial Services Review, Brian Netter and others review the court’s decisions this week in Kindred Nursing Centers and in Midland Funding, LLC v. Johnson, in which the justices ruled that filing a time-barred claim in bankruptcy does not violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
  • At the National Conference of State Legislatures Blog, Lisa Soronen discusses the court’s decision to let stand a court of appeals decision holding that North Carolina’s 2013 voting law, which included a voter ID requirement and other restrictions on voting, was passed with racially discriminatory intent.

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Recommended Citation: Edith Roberts, Wednesday round-up, SCOTUSblog (May. 17, 2017, 7:10 AM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2017/05/wednesday-round-up-372/