Federal judge: Ongoing pandemic means Louisiana must use emergency election plan for November, December elections

Voters who expressed concern that voting in person would put them or their loved ones at risk of getting sick with COVID-19 won a major court victory Wednesday when a federal judge in Baton Rouge ruled that a Republican-supported election plan denying such accommodations imposed an unconstitutional and “undue burden” on the right to vote. … Continue reading Federal judge: Ongoing pandemic means Louisiana must use emergency election plan for November, December elections