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Legal Timeline

7/6/2020

Original Complaint

7/6/2020

Original Complaint - Exhibit A - Exhibit showing sample ballots giving unfair advantage to candidates across New Jersey

7/6/2020

Original Complaint - Exhibit B - Analysis by Joanne M. Miller, Associate Professor, Political Science and International Relations, University of Delaware, on "The Electoral Effects of Ballot Design"

1/25/2021

 

Amended Complaint - Plaintiffs file amended complaint

5/24/2021

Plaintiffs' Omnibus Opposition Brief to All Defendants' and Intervenor's Motions to Dismiss - Opposition to defendant's efforts to stop our case

6/1/2021

Amicus Motion by LWVNJ SSJ_BRIEF in Support of Motion for Leave to File Amicus Brief - Support from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

6/1/2021

Exhibit A - Amicus Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss - More support from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

6/1/2021

League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice Amicus Filing - Accompanying documents from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

7/2/2021

Letter re Inappropriate Filing of Gloucester County Clerk - Notice from our legal team regarding improper filing by party

8/9/2021

Letter to Court re: Opinion Issued in Similar Case, Mazo v. Way

Where we are now:

"The State and the county clerks, who are defending New Jersey's primary ballot design laws and practices, filed a motion to dismiss the case. All written arguments have been filed, and the newly-assigned presiding judge, Hon. Zahid N. Quraishi, may schedule a hearing on the motions, or may decide them without further argument. No timetable has been set for a decision."

– Flavio L. Komuves

7/6/2020

7/6/2020

7/6/2020

1/25/2021

5/24/2021

6/1/2021

6/1/2021

6/1/2021

7/2/2021

8/9/2021

Where we
are now:

Original Complaint

Original Complaint - Exhibit A - Exhibit showing sample ballots giving unfair advantage to candidates across New Jersey

Original Complaint - Exhibit B - Analysis by Joanne M. Miller, Associate Professor, Political Science and International Relations, University of Delaware, on "The Electoral Effects of Ballot Design"

 

Amended Complaint - Plaintiffs file amended complaint

Plaintiffs' Omnibus Opposition Brief to All Defendants' and Intervenor's Motions to Dismiss - Opposition to defendant's efforts to stop our case

Amicus Motion by LWVNJ SSJ_BRIEF in Support of Motion for Leave to File Amicus Brief - Support from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

Exhibit A - Amicus Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss - More support from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice Amicus Filing - Accompanying documents from League of Women Voters of New Jersey and Salvation and Social Justice

Letter re Inappropriate Filing of Gloucester County Clerk - Notice from our legal team regarding improper filing by party

Letter to Court re: Opinion Issued in Similar Case, Mazo v. Way

"The State and the county clerks, who are defending New Jersey's primary ballot design laws and practices, filed a motion to dismiss the case. All written arguments have been filed, and the newly-assigned presiding judge, Hon. Zahid N. Quraishi, may schedule a hearing on the motions, or may decide them without further argument. No timetable has been set for a decision."

– Flavio L. Komuves