Ohio Law

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Tuesday, February 15, 2005

Election Cases Update

Case No. 04-2088 (motion for sanctions against attorneys who filed the original actions disputing the Ohio presidential election results)
- Rep. John Conyers' (D-Mi.) amicus memo in support of the attorneys was filed.
- Sen. Russell Feingold (Wi.) filed a motion for leave to join in the Conyers memo.

Case No. 04-2106 (same as above expect the matter concerns the dispute of the Ohio election for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Ohio)
- nothing new


UPDATE on this update: Gongwer News Service reports that Senator Feingold and 17 House members-including U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Cleveland)-filed a motion Monday asking to submit arguments in opposition to sanctions. I have procured a copy of the Conyers memo. If anyone wants to see it, please e-mail me.


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