Week of August 12, 2012
The latest election law headlines taken from media outlets across the country during the week of August 12, 2012.
- Florida - U.S. court says Florida's early voting rules discriminatory (Reuters)
- Ohio - All counties will have same hours for voting (Cincinnati Enquirer)
- Pennsylvania - Some election workers express defiance over ruling (Philadelphia Inquirer)
- Ohio - Jon Husted doesn't rule out limiting early voting throughout Ohio (Cleveland Plain Dealer)
- Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania voter ID law should go forward, court rules (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
- Kansas - Some county ballots not counted for lack of photo ID (The Topeka Capital-Journal)
- Georgia - Election board evaluating provisional ballots policy (Savannah Morning News)
- California - Judge orders changes to Prop. 32 language (Los Angeles Times)
- Minnesota - Top state court rules campaign finance laws apply to schools (Minneapolis Star Tribune)
- Mississippi - Voter ID unlikely for Nov. election (Hattiesburg American)
Commentary on the latest developments in election law during the week of August 12, 2012.
- Foley - Will the Voting Rules Affect Which Candidate Wins?
- Foley - Analyzing a “Voting Wars” Trifecta
Information & Analysis
Information and analysis on the latest developments in election law during the week of August 12, 2012.
- Court Refuses to Preclear FL Early Voting Plan
- Summary of PI Hearing in Obama for America v. Husted
- Judge Does Not Block Pennsylvania Voter ID Law
Below is a list of important litigation documents that were added to our site during the week of August 12, 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.