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Litigation

 

Nelson v. Andersen

Case Information

Date Filed: November 14, 2018
State: Florida
Issue: Absentee Ballots
Current Court: Circuit Court of the 14th Judicial Circuit (Bay County) (Case 18001030CA)

Issue:

Whether Bay County is obligated under Florida law to provide plaintiffs with particular records including those related to whether ballots by email and/or facsimile were counted

Status:

Complaint filed 11/14/18.

District Court Documents

  • Complaint pdf file (11/14/18)
  • Commentary

    Edward B. Foley

    Gerrymandering as Viewpoint Discrimination: A "Functional Equivalence" Test

    Edward B. Foley

    A First Amendment test for identifying when a map is functionally equivalent to a facially discriminatory statute.

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    In the News

    Daniel P. Tokaji

    This is why US election ballots routinely go missing

    Professor Dan Tokaji was quoted in USA Today about the prevalence of missing election ballots.

     

    "Most of the time, it just goes unreported because it doesn't affect the result," Tokaji said. 


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    Info & Analysis

    U.S. District Judge Orders that Individuals Flagged by Georgia Database Can Vote in Midterms

    Ruling on the plaintiffs\' emergency motion, a U.S. District Judge ordered that individuals flagged for potential citizenship issues by a Georgia database can still vote in the midterms. The judge\'s order set forth specific ways these indivduals can vote. The case is Georgia Coalition for the People\'s Agenda v. Kemp.

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