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Corbett abandons appeal of Voter ID ruling – Philadelphia Inquirer, May 9, 2014

Governor Corbett Declines to Appeal Loss in PA Voter ID Lawsuit – eNews Park Forest, May 8, 2014

Pa. judge won’t reconsider voter ID ruling – Philadelphia Inquirer, April 28, 2014

Judge Blocks State Voter ID Law – New York Times, August 16, 2013

Judge again blocks Pennsylvania voter ID law…for now – CNN Political Tracker Blog, August 16, 2013

Pennsylvania officials willing to extend temporary block on voter ID – Newsworks, August 1, 2013

State Willing To Extend Temporary Block on Voter ID Law – WESA 90.5, August 1, 2013

Closing arguments in voter ID hearing end – Fox 43, August 1, 2013

Pennsylvania’s voter ID law won’t apply this November – Morning Call, August 1, 2013

Challengers stress Pa. voter ID law’s unconstitutionality – Law 360, August 1, 2013

Pennsylvania will extend voter ID ban through next election – Bloomberg Businessweek, August 1, 2013

Pa. Judge Weighing Arguments to Overturn State’s Voter ID Law – KYW News Radio, August 1, 2013

Closing arguments mark conclusion of Pennsylvania voter ID case – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, August 1, 2013

Lawyers sum up their cases in Pa. voter ID trial – Associated Press, August 1, 2013

Closing arguments in voter ID case expected Thursday – Newsworks, July 31, 2013

Judge weighs last-minute request to dismiss voter ID suit – The Morning Call, July 31, 2013

State defending an indefensible law – Philadelphia Inquirer, July 31, 2013

Closing arguments expected Thursday in Pennsylvania voter ID case – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 31, 2013

State begins case in voter ID trial – WITF, July 24, 2013

State to call more witnesses in Pa. voter ID trial – Associated Press, July 24, 2013

Voter ID: How Did We Get Here? Part V – Philly Now, July 24, 2013

Voter ID card issues slow trial – Associated Press, July 24, 2013

Aides voiced concern over voter ID access in Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 23, 2013

Memo Reveals Agencies Concerned Voter ID Would Disenfranchise Some – WESA 90.5, July 23, 2013

PA voter ID law challenged in Commonwealth Court – The Examiner, July 17, 2013

Voter ID: Corbett administration officials had concerns about disenfranchising voters, memo suggests – July 15, 2013

Pennsylvania Defends Law on ID for Voters – New York Times, July 16, 2013

Voter ID: Another Turn of the Spinning Wheel – Philadelphia Daily News, July 16, 2013

Pennsylvania voter ID law back in court: can it be enforced? – Christian Science Monitor, July 15, 2013

Plaintiffs’ expert: a half million don’t have voter ID – Philadelphia Inquirer, July 17, 2013

Trial begins, opponents hope to stop voter ID for good in PA – MSNBC’s Politics Talk with Al Sharpton, July 15, 2013

Voter ID foes set for fight – Go Lackawanna, July 14, 2013

Voter ID Trial Gets Underway in Pennsylvania – Huffington Post, July 12, 2013

Voter ID opponents re-energize on eve of trial – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, July 15, 2013

Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Trial Starts Monday – Breitbart, July 14, 2013

Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Being Argued Anew In Court – Bloomberg News, July 15, 2013

Voter ID Fight Resumes in Pennsylvania Courts – 90.5 WESA, July 14, 2013

Voter ID law set to be decided – Penn Live, July 12, 2013

Voter ID Trial Gets Underway in Pennsylvania – Huffington Post, July 12, 2013

Voting Rights Advocates See Hard Times in Wake of US Supreme Court Decision – CBS Philly, June 25, 2013

Trial is Set to Begin for PA’s Disputed Voter-ID Law – Philly Dot Com, June 23, 2013

ACLU asks judge to halt “misleading” voter ID ads – WITF, October 19, 2012

Advocates say Pa. slow on voter ID re-education efforts – Newsworks, October 17, 2012

Voter ID Rules Fail Court Tests Across Country – New York Times, October 2, 2012

Pa. judge delays full rollout of strict Voter ID law – The Boston Globe, October 3, 2012

The latest on the Pennsylvania voter ID law – Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane, October 2, 2012

750,000 Disenfranchised? PA Court to Rule on Voter ID Case Tomorrow – September 12, 2012

Small surprise but much anger in Pa. ruling on Voter ID – Annette John-Hall, Philadelphia Inquirer, August 17, 2012

Pennsylvania Voter ID law heads to state Supreme Court – The Patriot News, August 16, 2012

Pa. drops plans for 2 online initiatives to boost voting – The Philadelphia Inquirer, August 16, 2012

As Voter ID Upheld, Groups Offer Criticism, Vow Education and Prepare for Appeal – Philadelphia Weekly, August 15, 2012

PA Judge Lets Voter ID Law Proceed– Talk Radio News Service, August 15,2012

Mayor: New ID law not America we fought for – The Root, August 7, 2012

Philadelphia election official expects a “mess” over photo ID law – Philadelphia Inquirer, August 3, 2012

How Not to Defend Voter ID – Slate Magazine, August 1, 2012

Carol Aichele, Top Election Official, at Voter ID Trial: ‘I Don’t Know What the Law Says.’ – Huffington Post, July 31, 2012

Pa. voter ID law on trial – CBS News, July 28, 2012

The GOP’s Self-Inflicted Wounds? – Slate Magazine, July 25, 2012

Critics of Pa. voter ID law rally as official defends it – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 25, 2012

Pennsylvania to ease rules for obtaining voter ID – Philadelphia Inquirer, July 21, 2012

Could a Voter ID law hurt Obama’s chances in Pennsylvania? – TheGrio.com, July 16,2012

Foes of PA photo-ID law cite Puerto Ricans’ plight – Philadelphia Inquirer, July 14, 2012

Advocates launch voter ID campaign – The Philadelphia Tribune, July 12, 2012

Dozens gather for state Sen. Kitchen’s voter ID press conference – Newsworks, July 11, 2012

Ten Percent of Pennsylvania voters lack proper ID to vote– The Examiner, July 11, 2012

Voter ID law taking away Pennsylvanians’ rights – Karen Heller, Philadelphia Inquirer, July 11, 2012

Jennifer Clarke interviewed on Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane about Voter ID law– July 10, 2012

750,000 Voters Set to be Disenfranchised in Pennsylvania – PressTV, July 7,2012

Pennsylvanians Mobilize in Response to New Voter ID Law – Huffington Post, May 25, 2012

Trial Date Set for Court Challenge to PA Voter ID Law as State Offers Another Option on Burdensome Procedures – Citizens’ Call, May 24, 2012

Not so fast, says new filing in Voter ID suit – Philadelphia Inquirer, May 15, 2012

PA Voter ID Law Would Keep 93-Year-Old Who Marched With Martin Luther King From Voting – Talking Points Memo Muckraker, May 2, 2012

Electronic Voting

Pa. Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Electronic Voting Machines – The Legal Intelligencer, September 11, 2014

Pa. High Court Considers Whether Phila. Voting Machines Are Too Unreliable – CBS Philly, September 10, 2014

Voting machine challenge goes before Pa. Supreme Court – Newsworks, September 10, 2014

Legislative Redistricting

Redistricting goes back to court – Associated Press- September 12, 2012

Allentown woman shows Harrisburg how to make a legislative map – Philadelphia Inquirer, February 27, 2012

District Maps Under Attack Before State Supreme Court  – Daily Local News, January 12, 2012

PA Supreme Court Counts 11 Appeals to Legislative Redistricting Plan So Far – WITF, January 11, 2012

 

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