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Barber et al. v. Bennett

Case Information

Date Filed: November 24, 2014
State: Arizona
Courts that Heard this Case: (Case )

Date Filed: November 30, -0001
State: Arizona
Issues: Provisional Ballots, Early Voting, Redistricting
Courts that Heard this Case: District of Arizona (Case 14-cv-02489)


Whether election officials handling of early ballots and provisional ballots violates the Equal Protection Clause and Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.


Complaint filed 11/24/14. Motion for Preliminary Injunction and TRO filed 11/24/14. McSally's Response in Opposition to Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed 11/25/14. McSally's Motion to Dismiss filed 11/25/14. Defendant's Response to Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed 11/25/14. Order  denying 11/27/14. Answer filed 12/11/14. Stipulation of Dismissal filed 2/18/15. Order pursuant to Stipulation to Dismiss filed 2/20/15.

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Edward B. Foley

Filibusters are not for shutdowns

Edward B. Foley

The minority party must win elections, not derail the government, to prevail on policy.

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In the News

Edward B. Foley

New Districts In 2018 Unlikely As SCOTUS Continues To Weigh Wisconsin Gerrymandering Lawsuit

Professor Edward Foley appeared on Wisconsin Public Radio to discuss Gill v. Whitford, a landmark redistricting lawsuit before the U.S. Supreme Court. 


“Even if they're victorious … I think the 2018 elections will be on the old maps," Foley said. 

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Info & Analysis

Federal Court Finds Unconstitutional Partisan Gerrymandering in North Carolina

A three-judge panel of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina released a lengthy opinion Tuesday finding that North Carolina\'s 2016 Congressional Redistricting Plan was an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. The case is Common Cause v. Rucho.

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