Law & Order: Elections division
A snapshot of the plethora of elections-related litigation

These days, how, when and where people cast a ballot is determined as much by the legal system as it by legislators.

Electionline doesn’t purport to be Rick Hasen’s Election Law Blog or an elections law expert like the folks at the Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University, shoot, electionline doesn’t even have a law degree (although we wonder whether maybe we should), but one thing we can do is read and summarize the news.

And so here is a snapshot of some of the litigation that is currently pending — or has recently been decided — throughout the country.

Obviously in these litigious times there is a lot more out there that we didn’t include, but this should give you an idea of the current legal landscape. Read More…