USPS Can Deliver Ballots, Execs Testify In 'Slowdown' Case

Law360, New York (September 16, 2020, 5:46 PM EDT) -- U.S. Postal Service executives told a Manhattan federal judge Wednesday that carriers can handle extra mail during the October and November election season, after plaintiffs including a congressional candidate claimed President Donald Trump is planning a mail slowdown.

Their testimony came during a lengthy telephone hearing conducted by U.S. District Judge Victor Marrero, who is considering a request for an injunction that would block what plaintiffs from California, Illinois, New Jersey, New York Pennsylvania and Wisconsin – including Empire State Democratic House candidate Mondaire Jones – call an effort to keep ballots from being counted.

Judge Marrero said he would issue...

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