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Diaries published: 6 (201 days since last diary on Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 02:49 PM PDT)

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Most Recommended Diary: Yeee-haww! Ruling voids TX Voter ID law (now updated with case analysis!), 18 comments, 32 recommends

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Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but as I predicted here , a panel of the Fifth Circuit has stayed the order in Veasey v. Perry , the Texas voter ID case, in an order issued earlier this afternoon.
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2014 at 02:49 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
After the ruling of the District Court in Veasey v. Perry , the defendants in the case (basically, the State of Texas and various officials), on Friday, October 10, filed appeal papers in the Fifth ...
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 21 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
They say everything is bigger in Texas. From there, tonight, a 147-page opinion in Veasey v. Perry striking down an expansion of their voter ID law. The Court holds that SB 14 creates an ...
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Oct 09, 2014 at 06:15 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
A panel of judges in Kansas ruled earlier today that the Sunflower State's Democrats need not replace Chad Taylor as their Senatorial candidate. A copy of this opinion is here . Nothing really ...
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2014 at 12:04 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
From the Court this afternoon: 14A336 HUSTED, OH SEC. OF STATE, ET AL. V. NAACP, ET AL. The application for stay presented to Justice Kagan and by her referred to the Court is granted, and the ...
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Sep 29, 2014 at 01:39 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Last week, the United States Election Assistance Commission released its biennial report on the National Voter Registration Act. It contains a treasure ...
by electionlawyer
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Jul 06, 2009 at 07:33 PM PDT with 4 Recommends

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