PILF v. North Carolina State Board of Elections

Lawsuit filed under Section 8 of the National Voter Registration Act to compel the release of records reflecting noncitizen registration and voting held by the North Carolina State Board of Elections.

United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina (Case Number 5:19-cv-00248)

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Lawsuit: North Carolina Illegally Withholding Data on Noncitizen Voters (June 18, 2019)

LULAC et. al. v. Texas

Intervention to defend Texas’ efforts to assist in the identification and removal of noncitizens registered to vote in the state.

United States District Court for the Western District of Texas (Case Number 5:19-cv-00074 )

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Rucho v. Common Cause

Amicus brief filed in opposition to plaintiffs’ claim that North Carolina‘s 2016 congressional map is an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander.

U.S. Supreme Court

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Brief of the Public Interest Legal Foundation as Amicus Curiae in Support of Appellants (February 12, 2019)

ACRU, et al. v. Snipes

PILF filed a lawsuit in federal court against Brenda Snipes, the Supervisor of Elections in Broward County, Florida, for failure to maintain accurate and current voter rolls and for failure to provide records related to voter roll maintenance and possible noncitizen voters, as required by federal law.

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida (No. 16-cv-61474)

United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (No. 18-11808-GG)

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2020 Census Citizenship Question Case

Amicus briefs filed in defense of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s reinstatement of a citizenship question for the 2020 Census.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

U.S. Supreme Court

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PILF v. Harris Bennett

Lawsuit filed under Section 8 of the National Voter Registration Act to compel the release of records reflecting noncitizen registration and voting in Harris County, Texas.

United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas (Case Number 4:18-cv-00981)

District Court of Travis County, Texas, 459th District (Case Number D-1-GN-18-001583)

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PILF v. Pennsylvania

Lawsuit filed under Section 8 of the National Voter Registration Act to compel the release of records reflecting noncitizen registration and voting across Pennsylvania.

United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (Case Numbers  1:18-cv-00463 and 1:19-cv-00622)

Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas

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Common Cause Indiana v. Lawson

Intervention to defend Indiana’s use of the Interstate Voter Registration Crosscheck program under the National Voter Registration Act of 1993. The plaintiff seeks to impose restrictions on Indiana’s ability to conduct fair and robust elections by limiting the State’s programs for ensuring that its list of eligible voters is kept accurate and current. Plaintiff seeks to impose limits clearly beyond what was contemplated by Congress.

United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana (Case Number 1:17-cv-3936)

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Luna et al. v. Cegavske

Intervention to defend Nevada’s recall procedures against unconstitutional applications of the Voting Rights Act. The Plaintiffs’ lawsuit seeks to impose unconstitutional restrictions on the democratic voice of Nevada citizens by extinguishing a means to hold government accountable and by ultimately seeking to prevent the state from holding an election altogether. This would be the ultimate denial and infringement on the right and freedom of citizens to participate in the electoral process.

United States District Court for the District of Nevada (Case Number 2:17-cv-02666)

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