About Election Law at Moritz

Election Law at Moritz is a nonpartisan research, education, and outreach program conducted by faculty and staff of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. As a center of election law expertise, Election Law at Moritz is a resource for lawyers, academics and educators, journalists, policymakers and other civic leaders, election administrators and citizens interested in election law issues. Formed in 2004, Election Law at Moritz represents a collaboration among the many Moritz faculty members with expertise in election law and related fields.

Election Law at Moritz is your source of information about election laws, election litigation, and election news from around the nation. The focus of the Election Law at Moritz web site is election administration – laws dealing with voter registration, voter ID, early and absentee voting, provisional balloting, poll workers and polling place procedures, recounts and election contests, and other related issues. Our mission is to help the public, lawyers, academics and educators, journalists, policymakers and other civic leaders, and election administrators better identify and understand issues confronting the world of election administration.

This site includes sections devoted to developments in major pending cases; in-depth information and analysis; and expert commentary. Readers may search for information by topic or by state.

The Election Law at Moritz site is supported by the Election Law at Moritz Program of The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law.


Disclaimer

Election Law at Moritz is nonpartisan and does not endorse, support, or oppose any candidate, campaign, or party. Opinions expressed by individuals associated with Election Law at Moritz, either on this web site or in connection with conferences or other activities undertaken by the program, represent solely the views of the individuals offering the opinions and not the program itself. Election Law at Moritz institutionally does not represent any clients or participate in any litigation. Individuals affiliated with the program may in their own personal capacity participate in campaign or election activity, or engage in pro bono representation of clients other than partisan candidates or organizations.