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Litigation

United States of America v. New York Board of Elections

Case Information

Date Filed: March 1, 2006
State: New York
Issue: Voting Technology
Courts that Heard this Case: U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York (Case 1:06-cv-00263-GLS )

Issue:

Whether the State of New York has meet its obligations under the national Help America Vote Act (HAVA), which requires, among other things, up-to-date and accessible voting machines.

Status:

Motion hearing held on 12/20/07. Supplemental Remedial Order issued 1/16/08, granting judgment for the Plaintiffs.  The Court is currently overseeing NY efforts to bring their election system into compliance with federal law. 

U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York

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