Case: Texas v. Hollins

20-cv-52383 | Texas state trial court

Filed Date: 2020

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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 11/19/2020,

Texas, through its Attorney General, seeks to prevent the Harris County Clerk from mailing applications for mail ballots to every registered voter in the counting. Texas claims that doing so will increase fraud and exceeds the clerk's statutory authority. Texas seeks a temporary restraining order, temporary injunction, and permanent injunction restraining the action.

People


Judge(s)

Graves, James Earl Jr. (Mississippi)

Hanen, Andrew S. (Texas)

Higginson, Stephen Andrew (Louisiana)

Poissant, Margaret (Texas)

Spain, Charles (Texas)

Stewart, Carl E. (Louisiana)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Bangert, Ryan L (Texas)

Carter, Beau (Texas)

Eldred, Charles (Texas)

Hawkins, Kyle Douglas (Texas)

Judge(s)

Graves, James Earl Jr. (Mississippi)

Hanen, Andrew S. (Texas)

Higginson, Stephen Andrew (Louisiana)

Poissant, Margaret (Texas)

Spain, Charles (Texas)

Stewart, Carl E. (Louisiana)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Bangert, Ryan L (Texas)

Carter, Beau (Texas)

Eldred, Charles (Texas)

Hawkins, Kyle Douglas (Texas)

Hunker, Kathleen (Texas)

Mateer, Jeffrey C (Texas)

McCarty, Darren L. (Texas)

Paxton, Ken (Texas)

Pettit, Lenora C. (Texas)

Thompson, Natalie D. (Texas)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Plaintiff's Original Verified Petition and Application for Temporary Restraining Order, Temporary Injunction, and Permanent Injunction

The State of Texas v. Chris Hollins

Aug. 31, 2020 Pleading / Motion / Brief

Memorandum Opinion

The State of Texas v. Hollins

Texas state appellate court

Sept. 18, 2020 Order/Opinion

Petition for Review and Brief on the Merits

The State of Texas v. Hollins

Texas state supreme court

Sept. 22, 2020 Pleading / Motion / Brief

Per Curiam

The State of Texas v. Hollins

Texas state supreme court

Oct. 7, 2020 Order/Opinion
00515623683

Order

Hotze v. Hollins

U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Nov. 2, 2020 Order/Opinion
63

Order

Hotze v. Hollins

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

2020 WL 6437668

Nov. 2, 2020 Order/Opinion

Resources

Title Description External URL

Texas v. Hollins

The Stanford-MIT Healthy Elections Project

Texas, through its Attorney General, seeks to prevent the Harris County Clerk from mailing applications for mail ballots to every registered voter in the counting. Texas claims that doing so will inc… Nov. 19, 2020 https://healthyelections-case-tracker.stanford.edu/detail?id=229

Docket

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

Docket sheet not available via the Clearinghouse.

State / Territory: Texas

Case Type(s):

Election/Voting Rights

Special Collection(s):

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

Healthy Elections COVID litigation tracker

Key Dates

Filing Date: 2020