Federal judge rules in favor of language assistance for Yup’ik voters

A federal judge has ruled that the State of Alaska must provide comprehensive language assistance to Yup’ik voters. The ruling is part of a lawsuit filed against the State by Yup’ik Elders and Tribes. It mandates that the state must set up translations in time for the primary elections this month.

Shane Iverson, KYUK – Bethel

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