Federal Judge Denies DOJ Request to Stop Removal of Non-Citizens from Voter Rolls

On June 27th in the case of  The United States of America v. State of Florida, et al.  Federal District Judge Robert Hinkle denied a motion filed by the U.S. Department of Justice to stop Florida’s efforts to remove non-citizens from the voter rolls. According to reports, the Judge ruled that the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 does not prevent Florida from removing non-citizens from the rolls even within 90 days of the August federal primary. The court’s written order will be posted when available. READ THIS UPDATE.

Thomas D. Shults, Esq.

About Thomas D. Shults, Esq.

Tom Shults is a partner in the law firm of Kirk-Pinkerton P.A. He represents clients in a range of matters including election law issues,complex business and commercial disputes and probate and trust suits. Mr. Shults is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer. Board certification is the highest level of evaluation by The Florida Bar of competency and experience within a specific area of law. Mr. Shults also holds the highest peer rating possible (AV) from the independent attorney rating agency, Martindale Hubbell. He was recently appointed chair of the Code and Rules of Evidence Committee of the Florida Bar and is a recipient of the Distinguished Community Service Award of the Sarasota County Bar Association. He is an Army veteran and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.
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