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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 … Continue reading

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Federal Suits Quickly Multiply Over Florida Non-Citizen Voter Purge

The suits now number four. Dates of filing and links to the complaints follow; June 8 –  Mi Familia Bota Education Fund, et al. v. Ken Detzner filed in the Federal District Court in Tampa. The Plaintiffs allege that the actions of … Continue reading

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Florida Responds to Washington Regarding Removal of Non-Citizens from Voter Rolls

    On June 6th, Florida Secretary of State (SOS) Ken Detzner responded to a letter from the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) which called into question the legality of efforts by Florida to remove non-citizens from voter rolls.  The SOS letter included a … Continue reading

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Court Blocks 48 Hour Deadline for Return of Voter Registration Applications

On May 31 the Federal District Court in League of Women Voters, et al. v. Kurt S. Browning, et al.,  issued this preliminary injunction  against the provisions of  Fla.Stat.§97.0575  and a related administrative rule which required third party voter registration organizations to … Continue reading

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Removal of Non-Citizens from Voting Rolls Stops: Florida Mulls Options

All Florida supervisors of elections have halted efforts to remove non-citizens from voter rolls after the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) delivered this letter to the Florida Secretary of State claiming the process violates federal law. The DOJ has given the … Continue reading

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Is Florida Barred From Removing Non-Citizens From Voter Rolls?

As discussed in this blog, Florida’s attempt to remove what may be thousands of non-citizens from voter rolls has generated controversy, with allegations of partisan motives being made on all sides. Putting aside the partisan arguments, Florida’s efforts might also … Continue reading

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