“Top Ohio Democrat Warns On Cincinnati Balloting”

Buzzfeed:  Ohio’s state Senate Minority Leader, Democratic Sen. Eric Kearney, complained Tuesday that poor voters are being “pushed” to cast provisional ballots in inner-city Cincinnati, saying people in the traditionally African-American, poor neighborhoods are being “pushed” to cast the alternative … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Sixth Circuit Decides Provisional Ballot Cases, Finds Constitutional Violation in Not Counting Certain Wrong Precinct Ballots

The Sixth Circuit has decided SEIU v. Husted and NEOCH v. Husted in a single opinion. This is the most important decision in this election cycle, and it represents a major victory for voters’ rights, regardless of party.  It is … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Federal Court Orders Ohio to Accept Provisional Ballots Cast in the Wrong Precinct Because of Poll Worker Error

I have posted the order and opinion here. This is an exceedingly important issue—and very important to get clarification well before election day.  The state Supreme Court ordered wrong precinct votes (because of poll worker error) to be counted under … Continue reading

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Must-Read Ned Foley Post on Husted Early Voting Decision, Military Voting Case, and Pa Voter ID Case

Ned Foley has a must-read post, Analyzing a “Voting Wars” Trifecta. Here’s a taste on each of the three areas Ned covers. On Husted’s uniform voting requirement: “But one can reasonably question whether Husted’s new directive upholds the standard of … Continue reading

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