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Donald J. Trump for Pres., Inc. v. Philadelphia Cnty. Bd. of Elections (2)
Donald J. Trump for Pres., Inc. v. Philadelphia Cnty. Bd. of Elections, No. 2:20-cv-05533-PD (E.D. Pa.)
|Case Summary||Plaintiff Donald J. Trump for President seeks an injunction halting the count of ballots in Philadelphia County unless Republican observers are permitted to monitor the count. The complaint alleges that the Board of Elections is ignoring an unspecified Order that purportedly requires Republican observers to be present.|
|Type of Court||Federal|
|Issue Tag(s)||Vote-by-Mail (Poll Observer Access)|
|Complaint(s)||11/05/2020: Complaint filed.|
|Dispositive Ruling(s)||11/05/2020: Order/Ruling, Denied without prejudice.|