COVID-Related Election Litigation Tracker

Case Details

This database consolidates and tracks litigation concerning the effect of the pandemic on election law. The purpose of this tool is to provide an interactive list of relevant cases that can be searched by issue, court, status, and jurisdiction.

Case Details

 

Curtin v. Va. State Bd. of Elections

Closed. Settled and/or Withdrawn (Plaintiffs dismissed this case without a court order.)

Curtin v. Va. State Bd. of Elections, No. 1:20-cv-00546 (E.D. Va.), 2020 WL 2817052

  Case Summary Plaintiffs allege absentee ballots increases voter fraud and thus violates the first and 14th Amendment, Art. I, section 4, cl. 1
Filed 05/13/2020
State Virginia
Type of Court Federal
Circuit Fourth Circuit
Status Closed. Settled and/or Withdrawn (Plaintiffs dismissed this case without a court order.)
Last Updated 09/07/2020
Issue Tag(s) Vote-by-Mail (Claim that Mail Voting Leads to Fraud and/or Vote Dilution)
Complaint(s) 05/13/2020: Complaint filed.
Dispositive Ruling(s) 05/29/2020: Order/Ruling, PI Denied under laches
06/16/2020: Order/Ruling, Voluntary dismissal.
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