March 8, 2017
Guam Daily Post
Is it time to revisit ‘race-based’ laws?

Guam laws that draw a line between “native inhabitants” of the island and other Americans who chose to live here, but aren’t considered natives, have recently taken two devastating blows. Yesterday, U.S. District Court of Guam Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood barred the Guam Election Commission from holding a political status plebiscite, if the voting would be restricted to only the native inhabitants of the island.

 

Case: Davis v. Guam

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