Cases

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PILF v. Dupuis

PILF v. Dupuis

Lawsuit filed under Section 8 of the National Voter Registration Act to compel the release of voter registration records involving foreign nationals by the Alameda County Registrar of Voters. United States District Court for the Northern District of California (Case...

Colorado Republican State Central Committee v. Anderson

Colorado Republican State Central Committee v. Anderson

Amicus brief filed in case regarding the Colorado's ban on former President Donald Trump from the 2024 primary ballot. PILF argues that the viability of Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment is generally suspect, and that it does not apply to Trump. United States...

League of Women Voters v. Schwab

League of Women Voters v. Schwab

Amicus brief filed in case regarding signature verification on absentee ballots in Kansas. PILF argues that razor-thin election result margins -- like seen in its Tie Vote Database -- can rely on signature checks to arrive at close vote totals. Supreme Court of Kansas...

PILF v. Nago

PILF v. Nago

Lawsuit filed under Section 8 of the National Voter Registration Act to compel the release of the statewide voter roll and history records held by the Hawaii Office of Elections. United States District Court for the District of Hawaii (Case Number 1:23-cv-00389) Court...

VoteAmerica and Voter Participation Center v. Schwab

VoteAmerica and Voter Participation Center v. Schwab

Amicus brief filed in case regarding ban on pre-filling absentee ballot applications on behalf of others in Kansas. PILF argues the appellate court should reverse a federal district court decision allowing people to auto-fill applications on behalf of others. United...

Graham v. Adams

Graham v. Adams

Amicus brief filed in case regarding Kentucky's redistricting plans following the 2020 Census Supreme Court of Kentucky (Case Nos. 2022-SC-0522, 2023-SC-0139) Case Filings PILF Motion to File an Amicus Brief (July 11, 2023) .

Splonskowski v. White

Splonskowski v. White

Federal lawsuit brought on behalf of PILF Client Mark Splonskowski, Burleigh County Auditor, challenging North Dakota's acceptance of absentee ballots received up to 13 days after Election Day. United States District Court for the District of North Dakota...

U.S. v. Galveston County

U.S. v. Galveston County

Voting Rights Act of 1965 lawsuit regarding Galveston County's redistricting lines drawn from the 2020 Census. The Foundation serves as counsel to Galveston County. United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas PILF-Involved District Court Documents...

Lacy v. San Francisco

Lacy v. San Francisco

Amicus brief filed in case regarding the City of San Francisco's policy to allow noncitizen voting Court of Appeal for the State of California (Case A165899) Case Filings Application to File and Amicus Brief of J. Kenneth Blackwell in Support of Plaintiffs/Respondents...

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