683 ABA Journal Election Law articles.
Updated: New guidance on prohibited political activity by federal employees warns that workplace talk of impeachment and resistance could be banned by the Hatch Act.
The guidance was issued…
Dec 3, 2018 10:56 AM CST
A New York City lawyer who once proposed settling a lawsuit with a duel has been charged with trying to influence elections by creating fake Facebook and Twitter pages in…
Dec 3, 2018 9:14 AM CST
Nov 16, 2018 10:36 AM CST
A federal judge in Florida has ruled that election supervisors must give voters until 5 p.m. Saturday to validate ballots with signatures that don’t match signatures on file.
Nov 15, 2018 11:31 AM CST
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to consider the constitutionality of 11 state legislative districts in Virginia that were drawn in 2011 to maintain a black voting-age population of…
Nov 14, 2018 11:19 AM CST
Judges in Florida and Georgia are grappling with a growing number of lawsuits over election results.
In Florida, the chief circuit judge in Broward County ruled against a request for…
Nov 13, 2018 9:39 AM CST
Ballots are still being counted in some tight races in Florida, Georgia and Arizona, even as lawyers head to court to challenge the procedures being used.
In Florida, there are…
Nov 9, 2018 2:27 PM CST
Nov 8, 2018 11:38 AM CST
Voting rights groups on Tuesday won court orders expanding polling hours in locations in Georgia and Texas, while also filing a suit seeking to keep Georgia’s secretary of state from…
Nov 7, 2018 10:59 AM CST
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Nov 1, 2018 2:15 AM CDT
A Russian national from St. Petersburg has been charged with overseeing finances of a social media operation to create distrust in the American political system and interfere with U.S. democracy.…
Oct 19, 2018 3:54 PM CDT
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