Adelman Voter ID Affidavit Ruling Stayed

Adelman Voter ID Affidavit Ruling Stayed

A three-judge panel of the 7th Circuit Court stayed Judge Lynn Adelman's ruling as being broader than necessary to address the specific circumstances of people harmed by the voter ID law. The full 7th Circuit will hear the appeal next.

The Wisconsin State Journal report is here.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel coverage.

Rick Hasen's Election Law Blog.

Washington Post coverage.

Where does this leave us for November? Our first forum for the 2016-17 year addresses this issue: Election Administration in 2016—What Have We Learned? Our speakers will be Josh Kaul, Voter ID litigation attorney for Perkins-Coie, and Maribeth Witzel-Behl, Madison City Clerk. Join us September 7th at 6 pm for an open house and social gathering, with the forum following at 7 pm in the Grand Hall at Capitol Lakes Retirement Center, 333 W. Main St.

Here's a flyer you can download and post in your neighborhood or send to a friend.