Week of July 29, 2012
The latest election law headlines taken from media outlets across the country during the week of July 29, 2012.
- National - Dingell bill aims to reinstate limits on corporate PAC donations (The Detroit News)
- Nebraska - Supreme Court overturns campaign finance law (Lincoln Journal Star)
- National - New Target In Voter ID Battle: 1965 Voting Rights Act (NPR)
- West Virginia - Elections panel votes to defend public campaign financing (The Charleston Gazette)
- Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania Expected Fewer to Lack ID, Official Says (Businessweek)
- Florida - Feds: Florida’s voter purge violates federal law (The Miami Herald)
- Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania voter ID law hearing stretches into 5th day (The Patriot News (Harrisburg))
- Pennsylvania - Former clerks testify at Orie Melvin preliminary hearing (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
- Tennessee - City Voter ID Suit Alleges Voter Turned Away Twice (The Memphis Daily News)
- Ohio - Overhaul of poll laws still stalled (Cincinnati Enquirer)
- Ohio - Will Ohio count your vote? (Cincinnati Enquirer)
- Florida - Brown, Duval County Democrats, sue over early voting days reduction (The Palm Beach Post)
Information & Analysis
Information and analysis on the latest developments in election law during the week of July 29, 2012.
Below is a list of important litigation documents that were added to our site during the week of July 29, 2012. For a complete list of documents for a particular case, please visit the respective case page. You can view all cases EL@M is following by visiting the Major Pending Cases.
- Voting for America v. Skeen (Case Page)
Judge Grants Injunction for Part of Texas Voter Registration Law