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Format: 06-18-2018
Format: 06-18-2018
The National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) addresses the removal of ineligible voters from state voting rolls, 52 U. S. C. §20501(b), including those who are ineligible “by reason of” a change...
June 11, 2018 | Litigation |
Supreme Court of the United States
COMPLAINT 1. This action concerns a recently-amended Indiana statute, Indiana Code § 3-7-38.2-5(d)– (e), which violates the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA”), 52 U.S.C. § 20501 et seq...
June 8, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos
American Civil Liberties Union
American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana
Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP
ORDER This matter is before the Court on a Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 65 by Plaintiff Common Cause Indiana (“Common Cause”) (Filing No. 75)....
June 8, 2018 | Litigation |
US District Court, Southern District of Indiana
COMPLAINT 1. This action concerns the ongoing failure of Defendant officials of the State of Missouri to comply with portions of the “Motor Voter” provisions of the National Voter...
April 17, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos, Advancement Project, and American Civil Liberties Union
SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT Like many states, Ohio has engineered its laws and practices to protect its two-party system. Ballot access laws make it extremely costly and difficult for minor...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Mark R. Brown
Oliver Hall — Center for Competitive Democracy
SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT Amici, current and former Ohio elections officials, seek to ensure that Ohio’s voter rolls are as up-to-date and accurate as possible. Ohio’s Supplemental Process is...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Rachel Bloomekatz — Gupta Wessler PLLC
INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT The National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) provides that no state may engage in any program or activity that will “result in the removal of...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Scott L. Nelson
Allison M. Zieve — Public Citizen Litigation Group
SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT The right to vote and the practical ability to exercise that right are essential to a functional, responsive democracy. Active duty servicemembers and veterans have...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Deborah N. Archer — NYU School of Law Civil Rights Clinic
Aderson B. Francois — Institute for Public Representation Georgetown University Law Center
SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT Using its authority under the Elections Clause, Congress passed the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA), which prohibits state voter purge laws that “result in the...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Elizabeth B. Wydra — Constitutional Accountability Center
David H. Gans — Constitutional Accountability Center
INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY OF ARGUMENT The right to vote is foundational to our system of government and essential to all other rights of citizenship. It is so foundational that it cannot...
September 22, 2017 | Litigation |
Sherrilyn A. Ifill — NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Janai S. Nelson — NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Samuel Spital — NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Leah C. Aden — NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Thomas M. Bondy — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
John Paul Schanapper-Casteras — NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc.
Khai LeQuang — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Melanie D. Phillips — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Emily K. Brown — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Ethan M. Scapelatti — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Kristina Pieper Trautmann — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Daniel Robertson — Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP