Case: Grossman v. Galvin

20-12996 | Massachusetts state trial court

Filed Date: 2020

Case Ongoing

Clearinghouse coding in progress

Case Summary

NOTE: This case is being tracked in close to real time by the Stanford/MIT Healthy Elections Project. So for information, see their tracker.

According to their summary as of 11/06/2020,

For its September 1st primary election, Massachusetts has allowed applications to be received until August 26, but the state has not adjusted its receipt deadline from September 1st. Plaintiffs sue under the Massachusetts and U.S. Constitutions to require the state to count all ballots postmarked by September 1st and received at least ten days after that date.

People


Judge(s)

Budd, Kimberley S. (Massachusetts)

Cypher, Elspeth B (Massachusetts)

Gaziano, Frank M (Massachusetts)

Kafker, Scott L (Massachusetts)

Lenk, Barbara A. (Massachusetts)

Lowy, David A (Massachusetts)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Lipchitz, Joseph D. (Massachusetts)

Mott, Bridgitte (Massachusetts)

Robbins, Jeffrey S. (Massachusetts)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Hornstine, Adam (Massachusetts)

Judge(s)

Budd, Kimberley S. (Massachusetts)

Cypher, Elspeth B (Massachusetts)

Gaziano, Frank M (Massachusetts)

Kafker, Scott L (Massachusetts)

Lenk, Barbara A. (Massachusetts)

Lowy, David A (Massachusetts)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Lipchitz, Joseph D. (Massachusetts)

Mott, Bridgitte (Massachusetts)

Robbins, Jeffrey S. (Massachusetts)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Hornstine, Adam (Massachusetts)

Kaplan, Elizabeth (Massachusetts)

Sterman, Anne L (Massachusetts)

Tassinari, Michelle (Massachusetts)

Other Attorney(s)

Bourquin, Ruth A (Massachusetts)

Cosmas, William G. (Massachusetts)

Cummings, Torey B. (District of Columbia)

Lewis, Jessica L. (Massachusetts)

Segal, Matthew (Massachusetts)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Docket

Grossman v. Secretary of the Commonwealth

Massachusetts state supreme court

Sept. 25, 2020 Docket

Emergency Petition for Relief Pursuant to G. L. C. 214, § 1 AND G. L. C. 231A, § 1

Massachusetts state supreme court

Aug. 19, 2020 Complaint

Resources

Title Description External URL

Grossman v. Galvin

Stanford-MIT Healthy Elections Project

For its September 1st primary election, Massachusetts has allowed applications to be received until August 26, but the state has not adjusted its receipt deadline from September 1st. Plaintiffs sue u… Nov. 6, 2020 https://healthyelections-case-tracker.stanford.edu/detail?id=211

Docket

Last updated May 11, 2022, 8 p.m.

Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

State / Territory: Massachusetts

Case Type(s):

Election/Voting Rights

Special Collection(s):

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

Healthy Elections COVID litigation tracker

Key Dates

Filing Date: 2020

Case Ongoing: Yes