Santa Clara threatened with lawsuit o...

Santa Clara threatened with lawsuit over lack of minorities on city council

There are 4 comments on the San Jose Mercury News story from Jun 9, 2011, titled Santa Clara threatened with lawsuit over lack of minorities on city council. In it, San Jose Mercury News reports that:

A civil rights attorney has put Santa Clara on notice that the city might be in violation of state law because the city council is all white and has been that way for at least 30 years.

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Sarah

Berkeley, CA

#1 Jun 10, 2011
What percent of the 37% of Asians are legally allowed to vote?
Pet Repet

United States

#2 Jun 10, 2011
Oh! We can't vote anymore? The government will pick the people that run things? Bull!
Sarah

Berkeley, CA

#3 Jun 11, 2011
A lot of Indians who work in silicon valley are on work visas and can not vote in elections.
TedsLiver

United States

#4 Jun 12, 2011
Another lawsuit to steal taxpayer money.

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