MAJOR PENDING ELECTION CASES

Major Pending Election Cases has been a project of the Election Law Program at The Ohio State University’s Moritz College of Law since 2004.

It is a valued resource for accessible case summaries, comprehensive court findings, and expert commentary about important election law cases from around the nation.

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For the 2020 Election season, Election Law at Ohio State is honored to partner with SCOTUSblog on the 2020 Election Litigation Tracker to offer timely access to case summaries, filings, and commentary for fast-moving cases that may have the greatest potential make their way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Alabama: In People First v. Merrill, the U.S. Supreme Court granted an application of Alabama’s Secretary of State to block a district court ruling th...

  • Arizona: In Mi Familia Vota v. Hobbs, a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals granted a motion to block a district judge’s decision,...

  • There were many significant developments this week. See below for details. Arizona In Mi Familia Vota v. Hobbs, U.S. District Judge Steven Logan grant...

  • See below for details on significant filings this week. Arizona The U.S. Supreme Court granted a petition for writ of certiorari in Arizona Republican...

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