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Former RI GOP candidate Taub arraigned in campaign fraud

Saturday February 23rd, 2019 01:52:30 AM
... Patricia Sullivan asked if wanted to waive grand jury proceedings and still intended to plead guilty to wire fraud and breaking federal election law.

Judge strikes down North Carolina voter ID OK'd by voters

Saturday February 23rd, 2019 01:07:30 AM
... the constitution after federal judges struck down a wide-ranging election law that included the requirement and scaled back early in-person voting.

Election 2019: Decision still pending in appeal over Waukegan aldermanic hopeful's candidacy

Saturday February 23rd, 2019 12:00:00 AM
The appeal follows an objection filed in December that argues Guzman failed to securely bind his petition pages as required by state election law and ...

Round 2 Begins in Disputed North Carolina Congressional Race

Friday February 22nd, 2019 11:26:15 PM
But the race is far from settled, with potential legal challenges to state election law, ongoing criminal investigations and a potential new slate of ...

Judge Orders Atlanta City Council Candidate Matthew Cardinale Back on Ballot

Friday February 22nd, 2019 10:52:30 PM
... monthlong stay at an Airbnb before he moved into a newly purchased home qualified him as a “resident” for purposes of state and city election law.

'Dark money' bill breezes through Senate but may face legal and political issues

Friday February 22nd, 2019 10:52:23 PM
I think that pretty much describes what's happening with the trend recently in New Jersey,” said Jeff Brindle, executive director of the Election Law ...

Former Republican candidate arraigned on fraud, election law charges

Friday February 22nd, 2019 10:30:00 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A Rhode Island Republican fundraiser and former 2016 congressional candidate was arraigned Friday on accusations ...

Opinion: NJ must protect identity of political donors

Friday February 22nd, 2019 10:07:30 PM
Other public officials are complaining citizens are overly involved in the election process. Election Law Enforcement Commission Executive Director ...

Saratoga Co. GOP endorses PSU grad for judgeship

Friday February 22nd, 2019 09:00:00 PM
... Republicans was James Walsh, a 20-year practicing attorney who has extensive experience in criminal and election law, a separate release said.

Election Commission tosses 2 challenged candidates

Friday February 22nd, 2019 09:00:00 PM
According to CN election law, a candidate must be CN citizen; have not been convicted of, or pleaded guilty to, a felony; not hold office in other tribes if ...

North Carolina election law

Friday February 22nd, 2019 08:30:00 PM
Students Prove GOP Thugs Almost Stole House Seat In North Carolina. One of the biggest political stories in the nation this week may have been ...

Legal Notices

Friday February 22nd, 2019 08:03:45 PM
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that pursuant to the Election Law of the State of New York and the Rules of the Albany County Republican Committee, ...

Election Bill Brings Out Angst And Distrust After Georgia's 2018 Midterms

Friday February 22nd, 2019 07:52:30 PM
It includes a number of provisions that would alter other areas of election law, some that Democrats support. For example, polling places could not be ...

NC to redo midterm election amid fraud allegations

Friday February 22nd, 2019 07:30:00 PM
... District have become the center of controversy and speculation, exacerbated by a freshly passed state election law that has thrown in an added twist ...

Benson eyes settlement in 'ballot selfie' lawsuit

Friday February 22nd, 2019 05:03:45 PM
Willful violations of election law are considered a misdemeanor but are rarely prosecuted. Separate from the federal lawsuit, some Michigan ...

American Democracy Is on the Supreme Court Docket

Friday February 22nd, 2019 04:57:19 PM
“American Democracy Is on the Supreme Court Docket”. Posted on February 22, 2019 8:53 am by Rick Hasen · Matt Ford for TNR.

Lawmakers Pass Bill to Force Trump to Release Tax Returns or Be Left Off Ballot

Friday February 22nd, 2019 01:41:15 PM
“It's just political pandering,” said Carbone, whose practice includes election law. “They can impose no requirements for a candidate for federal office, ...

CN Election Commission rules on candidates' eligibility

Friday February 22nd, 2019 12:45:00 PM
... I say that's an in-kind contribution and it should be reported, should be accounted for, and not to do so is a violation of the law - the election law - and ...

New Jersey bill would keep Trump off 2020 state ballot unless he releases tax returns

Friday February 22nd, 2019 11:37:30 AM
“It's just political pandering,” said John Carbone, an attorney specializing in election law at the Ridgewood, N.J., firm Carbone & Faasse. “They can ...

New Federal Election Chair Vows To Unleash 'Nuclear Option' To Force Violations Crackdown

Friday February 22nd, 2019 10:52:30 AM
That has given election law violators a free ride, and led to less transparency ... The Justice Department or an organization named as an election law ...