Judge Robert Simpson

Trial To Open On Lawfulness Of Pennsylvania Voter ID LawPennsylvania's voter ID law heads back to court Monday after nearly a year in legal purgatory. Opening arguments begin this afternoon in a trial that is expected to last two weeks.
Pennsylvania Voter ID Law To Go To Trial In July A legal challenge to the Pennsylvania law mandating photo identification for voters is tentatively scheduled for trial beginning July 15 in Harrisburg.
Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Is Back In Court TodayCommonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson is expected to layout the timeline for the remainder of the case, including the date when a final decision on the voter ID law could be made.
Judge Rules Photo ID Won't Be Required For Pennsylvania Voters This YearVoters will still be asked for a valid voter ID at the poll in November. But if they don't have it, they will still be able to cast their vote in the usual manner.
Commonwealth Court Set To Hear New Evidence On Implementation Of Voter ID LawThe Commonwealth Court is set to hold an evidentiary hearing on the state's voter ID law Tuesday morning in Harrisburg.
Judge Won't Halt Pennsylvania Voter Identification LawA Pennsylvania judge isn’t stopping a tough new voter identification law from going into effect.
Judge Hears Closing Arguments In Pennsylvania Voter ID TrialThe ACLU and the Commonwealth gave closing arguments on Thursday in Pennsylvania's voter ID case. Now, it’s up to the judge to decide.
Day Four Of Testimony In PA Voter ID Law TrialThe ACLU challenge to Pennsylvania’s voter ID law continues Monday in its fourth day of testimony, with even more state officials heading to the hot seat.
More Developments In ALCU of PA's Lawsuit Over the New Voter ID LawA group of about eight voters filed a petition to intervene in the ACLU lawsuit, arguing that their rights will be violated if the law is not in place by November.
Court Date For Pennsylvania's Voter ID Law Set The ACLU of Pennsylvania announced Thursday that its lawsuit over Pennsylvania's new Voter ID law has a trial date.