Justice Dept sues Texas over voter ID law, seeks to intervene in redistricting case

  • Article by: CHRIS TOMLINSON , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 22, 2013 - 3:45 PM

AUSTIN, Texas — The Justice Department sued Texas on Thursday over the state's voter ID law and will seek to intervene in a lawsuit over its redistricting laws that minority groups complain are discriminatory, but Texas Republicans insist are designed to protect the state's elections from fraud.

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