Pa. Commonwealth Court Affirms Its Decision Overturning Voter ID LawThat means the law requiring voters to show ID cards is dead unless the Pennsylvania Supreme Court steps in.
For Those Living Hand-to-Mouth, New Penndot ID Card Fee is Harsh SlapThe price of a Penndot identification card more than doubled on April 1st, to $27.50.
Corbett Wants Commonwealth Judge To Reconsider Voter ID KnockdownCorbett says he has several additional options regarding the ruling by a Commonwealth Court judge that the voter ID requirement is unconstitutional: he can ask for a hearing before the entire Commonwealth Court, or he can appeal to the state Supreme Court.
Judge Strikes Down Photo ID Requirement For Pennsylvania VotersA state judge has struck down the law requiring Pennsylvania’s voters to show photo identification at the polls.
Pa. Judge Weighing Arguments To Overturn State's Voter ID Law The trial in the case challenging Pennsylvania’s voter ID law has wrapped up with closing arguments before a Commonwealth Court judge.
Closing Arguments In Pa. Voter ID Law Challenge Set For ThursdayAfter several hours of wrangling over analysis of data pertaining to how many voters were unable to obtain proper ID prior to last year’s election, the judge postponed closing arguments until Thursday.
US Attorney General, in Philadelphia, Promises Strong Civil Rights AgendaEric Holder touched on issues that are currently affecting our region.
Opening Arguments Held As ACLU Fights To Overturn Pennsylvania's Voter ID LawThe Harrisburg courtroom was standing-room-only as opening statements were presented. The complete presentation by both sides took just over one hour.
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.
Voting Rights Advocates See Hard Times In Wake Of US Supreme Court Decision"This decision was a bad day for America and for voting," says Jennifer Clarke, executive director of the Public Interest Law Center and one of the plaintiff attorneys in Pennsylvania's yearlong battle over voter ID.
Arizona Voter ID Law Overturned; Little Effect Seen on Pennsylvania LawPennsylvania's voter ID law will be argued in Commonwealth Court next month but, according to ACLU attorney Vic Walczak, who represents the plaintiffs challenging the law, the issues are completely different.
Challenge to Pa. Voter ID Law Likely To Drag Beyond May 2013 PrimaryACLU legal director Vic Walczak says the judge will likely schedule a hearing between now and May to determine whether to block the law for the primary.