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Voters in Texas Voters wearing protective masks cast ballots at a polling location for the 2020 Presidential election in Houston, Texas, on Nov. 3, 2020. Photo: Sharon Steinmann/Bloomberg

As the Texas Legislature considers Republican-sponsored bills that would impose new limits on voting, the leaders of five Am Law 100 firms founded in Texas have signed or plan to sign a statement denouncing voter disenfranchisement.

The leaders of the five Am Law 100 firms founded in Texas join leaders of dozens of other law  firms, as well as a number of current and former general counsel who are speaking out in the wake of a new law in Georgia that critics say disenfranchises voters. Meanwhile, there are ongoing efforts in Texas and elsewhere to pass “voter integrity” legislation that has received similar criticism.

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Brenda Sapino Jeffreys

Senior reporter Brenda Sapino Jeffreys covers the business of law in Texas. Contact her at [email protected] On Twitter: @BrendaSJeffreys

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