DOJ Wants Voter Fraud Group Kept Out of Voter ID Case

Law360, Dallas (October 31, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice on Wednesday told a Texas federal judge not to allow a conservative anti-voter-fraud advocacy group to intervene in a challenge to the state’s voter identification law, arguing the group hasn’t shown it would be injured if the law is thrown out.

The DOJ says True the Vote, a Texas-based grassroots organization aimed at preventing voter fraud, hasn’t shown it has a direct, substantial, legally protectable interest in the government’s suit seeking to upend the voter ID law, also known as SB...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Veasey et al v. Abbott et al


Case Number

2:13-cv-00193

Court

Texas Southern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Voting

Date Filed

June 26, 2013

Law Firms

Government Agencies

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.