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Ohio Democratic Party v. Blackwell

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Case Information

All Courts: Court of Common Pleas, Cuyahoga County, Ohio (Case CV-06-606270)
Topic(s): Polling Place Observers
State: Ohio
Date Filed: November 3, 2006

Issue: Whether Ohio Secretary of State Kenneth Blackwell violated Ohio law by allowing the deadline for appointing election observers to pass, then creating allegedly "retroactive" rules that in contradiction to past practice prohibited the Democratic Party from appointing additional observers beyond those identified by the original appointment forms.

Status: All Discovery shall be complete by 1/31/07. Parties may file supplements to pending motion and reply by 2/12/07. Hearing set for 03/15/2007.

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