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Format: 08-20-2018
Format: 08-20-2018
SUMMARY OF THE ARGUMENT Florida automatically strips persons convicted of any felony of the right to vote. Fla. Const. art. VI, § 4(a); Fla. Stat. § 97.041(2)(b) (2018). This case is about whether...
June 28, 2018 | Litigation |
ORDER Before the Court is Defendant John Ashcroft’s Motion to Dismiss (Doc. #28). The Court, being duly advised of the premises, denies said motion. Plaintiffs League of Women Voters, St....
June 21, 2018 | Litigation |
Demos
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