Case: Swenson v. Bostelmann

3:20-cv-00459 | U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin

Filed Date: May 18, 2020

Closed Date: Jan. 20, 2021

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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 December 20, 2020,

Action by group of citizens alleging denial of right to vote in 4/7/20 Wisconsin Presidential Primary and Spring Election. Complaint seeks damages and injunctive and declaratory relief to establish reasonable, disability accessible, and constitutionally sufficient voting procedures (including mail voting) for future 2020 elections. Complaint alleges that failure to reschedule the Spring Election due to Covid-19 health risks violated their rights under 1st and 14th Amendments, Voting Rights Act, and ADA.

Related Cases

Democratic National Committee v. Bostelmann, Western District of Wisconsin (2020)

Edwards v. Vos, Western District of Wisconsin (2020)

People

For PACER's information on parties and their attorneys, see: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/17171340/parties/swenson-jill-v-bostelmann-marge/


Judge(s)

Conley, William Martin (Wisconsin)

Crocker, Stephen L. (Wisconsin)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Benkato, Jamila Goldkamp (District of Columbia)

Brown, Kurt C (California)

Chimene-Weiss, Sara (Arizona)

Dubin, Yaira (New York)

Faraji, Farbod Kaycee (District of Columbia)

Godesky, Leah (New York)

Goodman, Rachel E.. (New York)

Homer, Rachel F (District of Columbia)

Judge(s)

Conley, William Martin (Wisconsin)

Crocker, Stephen L. (Wisconsin)

Attorneys(s) for Plaintiff

Benkato, Jamila Goldkamp (District of Columbia)

Brown, Kurt C (California)

Chimene-Weiss, Sara (Arizona)

Dubin, Yaira (New York)

Faraji, Farbod Kaycee (District of Columbia)

Godesky, Leah (New York)

Goodman, Rachel E.. (New York)

Homer, Rachel F (District of Columbia)

Kistler, Cameron Oatman (District of Columbia)

Lens, Molly M (California)

Mandell, Jeffrey A (Wisconsin)

Manes, Jonathan (Illinois)

Metlitsky, Anton (New York)

Poland, Douglas Maynard (Wisconsin)

Schwartztol, Laurence M (Massachusetts)

Takakjian, Katherine (California)

Zarrow, Jason (California)

Attorneys(s) for Defendant

Bach, Daniel P. (Wisconsin)

Gahnz, Dixon R. (Wisconsin)

Lenz, Daniel Spector (Wisconsin)

Polich, Terrence M. (Wisconsin)

Other Attorney(s)

Browne, Robert Edward Jr. (Illinois)

Dutton, Sean (Illinois)

LeRoy, Kevin M. (Illinois)

Norris, Cameron T. (Virginia)

Strang, Dean Arthur (Wisconsin)

Strawbridge, Patrick (Massachusetts)

Tseytlin, Misha (Illinois)

Weir, Bryan K. (Virginia)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Docket [PACER]

Jan. 20, 2021 Docket
1

Complaint and Prayer for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief

May 18, 2020 Complaint
37

First Amended Complaint and Prayer for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief

June 23, 2020 Complaint
539

Preliminary Injunction Order

Sept. 21, 2020 Order/Opinion
362

Opinion and Order

Democratic National Committee v. Bostelmann

488 F.Supp.3d 776

Sept. 21, 2020 Order/Opinion

Emergency Applications of Jill Swenson, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, and Disability Rights Wisconsin to Vacate Stay

Supreme Court of the United States

Oct. 17, 2020 Pleading / Motion / Brief

Resources

Title Description External URL

Democratic National Committee v. Bostelmann

SCOTUS Blog

Whether the coronavirus pandemic requires a number of changes to Wisconsin's election procedures, such as extending the deadline to return absentee ballots, permitting electronic delivery of those ba… Oct. 26, 2020 https://www.scotusblog.com/election-litigation/democratic-national-committee-v-bostelmann/

Swenson v. Bostelmann

COVID-Related Election Litigation Tracker

Action by group of citizens alleging denial of right to vote in 4/7/20 Wisconsin Presidential Primary and Spring Election. Complaint seeks damages and injunctive and declaratory relief to establish r… Dec. 20, 2020 https://healthyelections-case-tracker.stanford.edu/detail?id=150

Docket

See docket on RECAP: https://www.courtlistener.com/docket/17171340/swenson-jill-v-bostelmann-marge/

Last updated May 12, 2022, 8 p.m.

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COMPLAINT AND PRAYER FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF against Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0758-2679400.), filed by Maria Nelson, Melody McCurtis, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Jill Swenson, Disability Rights Wisconsin. (Attachments: # 1 JS-44 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Bostelmann, # 3 Summons Glancey, # 4 Summons Jacobs, # 5 Summons Knudson, # 6 Summons Spindell, # 7 Summons Thomsen, # 8 Summons Wolfe) (Godesky, Leah) (Entered: 05/18/2020)

1 JS-44 Civil Cover Sheet

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2 Summons Bostelmann

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3 Summons Glancey

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4 Summons Jacobs

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5 Summons Knudson

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6 Summons Spindell

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7 Summons Thomsen

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8 Summons Wolfe

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May 18, 2020 Clearinghouse
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Notice of Appearance filed by Jeffrey Adam Mandell for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Mandell, Jeffrey) (Entered: 05/18/2020)

May 18, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Douglas Maynard Poland for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Poland, Douglas) (Entered: 05/18/2020)

May 18, 2020 PACER

Standard Attachments Sent

May 19, 2020 PACER

Add Judge for Shell Case Opening

May 19, 2020 PACER

Case non-randomly assigned to District Judge William M. Conley and Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. See related cases 20-cv-249-wmc, 20-cv-278-wmc, 20-cv-284-wmc, and 20-cv-340-wmc. (kwf)

May 19, 2020 PACER

Standard attachments for District Judge William M. Conley required to be served on all parties with summons or waiver of service: NORTC, Corporate Disclosure Statement. (kwf)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Acknowledgment of Service Executed as to 1 Complaint,, Admission of Service by Defendants filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Mandell, Jeffrey) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Laurence Michael Schwartztol for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Schwartztol, Laurence) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Cameron Oatman Kistler for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Kistler, Cameron) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Rachel Goodman for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Goodman, Rachel) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Summons Issued as to Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (kwf) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Farbod Kaycee Faraji for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Faraji, Farbod) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Dixon R. Gahnz for Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (Gahnz, Dixon) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Daniel P. Bach for Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (Bach, Daniel) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Daniel Spector Lenz for Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (Lenz, Daniel) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Terrence M. Polich for Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (Polich, Terrence) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Jonathan Matthew Manes for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Manes, Jonathan) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Corporate Disclosure Statement by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin. (Faraji, Farbod) (Entered: 05/19/2020)

May 19, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Jamila Benkato for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Benkato, Jamila) (Entered: 05/27/2020)

May 27, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Patrick Strawbridge for Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin. (Strawbridge, Patrick) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 PACER
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Motion to Intervene by Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin. Response due 6/15/2020. (Strawbridge, Patrick) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Brief in Support of 18 Motion to Intervene by Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin (Strawbridge, Patrick) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Proposed ANSWER by Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin. (Strawbridge, Patrick) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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ANSWER by Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Anne S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr., Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe. (Lenz, Daniel) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Misha Tseytlin for Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Kevin Michael LeRoy for Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (LeRoy, Kevin) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Sean Dutton for Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (Dutton, Sean) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 PACER
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Unopposed Motion to Intervene by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Brief in Support of 25 Motion to Intervene by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Proposed MOTION TO DISMISS by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (Tseytlin, Misha) Modified on 6/10/2020. (kwf) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Proposed Brief in Support of 27 Motion to Dismiss by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 06/08/2020)

June 8, 2020 RECAP
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Notice of Appearance filed by Leah Godesky for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Godesky, Leah) (Entered: 06/09/2020)

June 9, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Anton Metlitsky for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Metlitsky, Anton) (Entered: 06/09/2020)

June 9, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Molly Manning Lens for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Lens, Molly) (Entered: 06/09/2020)

June 9, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Jason Zarrow for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Zarrow, Jason) (Entered: 06/09/2020)

June 9, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Yaira Dubin for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/09/2020)

June 9, 2020 PACER

Notice to Counsel: Disregard the briefing deadlines set for 27 Proposed MOTION TO DISMISS by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (kwf/nks)

June 10, 2020 PACER

Notice to Counsel

June 10, 2020 PACER
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Brief in Opposition by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 18 Motion to Intervene filed by Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Rachel E. Goodman in Support of Plaintiffs' Opposition, # 2 Exhibit Ex. A to Declaration of Rachel E. Goodman) (Benkato, Jamila) (Entered: 06/15/2020)

June 15, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Rachel E. Goodman filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 18 Motion to Intervene (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A -- Email from Rachel E. Goodman to Cameron Norris) (Benkato, Jamila) (Entered: 06/16/2020)

June 16, 2020 PACER
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Brief in Reply by Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin in Support of 18 Motion to Intervene (Strawbridge, Patrick) (Entered: 06/19/2020)

June 19, 2020 PACER
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AMENDED COMPLAINT AND PRAYER FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF against All Defendants, filed by All Plaintiffs. (Goodman, Rachel) (Entered: 06/23/2020)

June 23, 2020 Clearinghouse
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ORDER granting 18 and 25 Motions to Intervene and setting zoom video conference for Monday, June 29, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 6/23/2020. (mfh) (Entered: 06/23/2020)

June 23, 2020 RECAP

Set Hearings: Zoom Status Conference set for 6/29/2020 at 10:00 AM before District Judge William M. Conley. (kwf)

June 24, 2020 PACER
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** TEXT ONLY ORDER **In filing its motion to intervene, the Wisconsin Legislature also submitted a proposed motion to dismiss. (Dkt. # 27 .) Subsequently, the Legislature's motion to intervene was granted (dkt. # 38 ) and plaintiffs filed an amended complaint (dkt. # 37 ). The Legislature is instructed to notify the court by June 26, 2020, as to whether it wishes to proceed on its earlier motion to dismiss or file a new response to plaintiffs' amended complaint. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 6/24/2020. (kwf) (Entered: 06/24/2020)

June 24, 2020 PACER
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MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/24/2020)

June 24, 2020 RECAP
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Brief in Support of 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/24/2020)

June 24, 2020 RECAP
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Proposed Findings of Fact filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Statement of Proposed Facts) (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/24/2020)

June 24, 2020 RECAP
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Declaration of Rachel E. Goodman filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Attachments: # 1 Ex. 1 - CDC Advice on How COVID-19 Spreads, # 2 Ex. 2 - News Article on COVID Spread In Wisc., # 3 Ex. 3 - June 14 CDC Count of Total COVID-19 Cases and Deaths, # 4 Ex. 4 - Transcript of Feb. 27 WEC Meeting re: COVID, # 5 Ex. 5 - News Article on COVID Public Health Emergency in Wisc., # 6 Ex. 6 - News Article on Bar/Restaurant Closure in Wisc., # 7 Ex. 7 - Tweet from Green Bay Mayor re: Proposal for Mail-in Only Election, # 8 Ex. 8 - News Article on WEC disagreement re: Postponing April Election, # 9 Ex. 9 - WEC March 18 Meeting Update, # 10 Ex. 10 - News Article on Mayor Proposal re: Postponing April Election, # 11 Ex. 11 - Wisc. Health Order #12 Safer at Home, # 12 Ex. 12 - News Article on Legislative Leaders Urging April Election to Move Forward, # 13 Ex. 13 - Wisc. Exec. Order 73, # 14 Ex. 14 - News Article on Legislative Rejection of Postponing April Election, # 15 Ex. 15 - Evers Press Release re: Suspension of In-Person Voting, # 16 Ex. 16 - Wisc. Exec. Order 74, # 17 Ex. 17. - Article on Wisc. Supreme Court Enjoining Order to Postpone Election, # 18 Ex. 18 - WEC Absentee Voting Report for April 7, 2020 Election, # 19 Ex. 19 - Wisc. Dep't. of Health Servs. June 22 COVID Data, # 20 Ex. 20 - MyVote Wisconsin Homepage, # 21 Ex. 21 - Feb. WEC Update on MyVote Issues, # 22 Ex. 22 - Mar. 17 WEC Announcement of Record Pace of Absentee Ballot Requests, # 23 Ex. 23 - News Article on Failures re: Absentee Ballot Request Process, # 24 Ex. 24 - Apr. 18 WEC Meeting memo Summarizing April 7 Election, # 25 Ex. 25 - News Article re: Delivery Malfunctions of Absentee Ballots, # 26 Ex. 26 - Mar. 31 WEC FAQ re: Absentee Ballot Return, # 27 Ex. 27 - News Article re: Long Voter lines in April 7 Election, # 28 Ex. 28 - News Article re: Early Voting Lines in Green Bay, # 29 Ex. 29 - News Article re WEC Deadlock Over Counting Ballots Without Postmarks, # 30 Ex. 30 - News Article re: Ballots Counted post-Election Day Due to Court Decision, # 31 Ex. 31 - Apr. 5 WEC Guidance re Signature Requirement, # 32 Ex. 32 - Mar. 13 WEC FAQ re COVID-19 Effects on Election, # 33 Ex. 33 - Mar. 31 WEC Meeting Materials, Including Absentee FAQ, # 34 Ex. 34 - News Article re: 5 In-Person Voting Centers Plan for Milwaukee, # 35 Ex. 35 - News Article re: 2 and a Half Hour Wait for Wisc. Voters, # 36 Ex. 36 - News Article re: Evers Plan to use Natl. Guard as Poll Workers, # 37 Ex. 37 - News Article re: Disparity in Polling Locations Between Madison and Mil., # 38 Ex. 38 - News Article re: Green Bay Voters Lengthy Wait on Apr. 7, # 39 Ex. 39 - News Article re: Anticipated Poll Worker Shortages for Apr. 7, # 40 Ex. 40 - News Article re: Lines, Mask Adherence by Voters on Apr. 7, # 41 Ex. 41 - Election Day Blog from Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, # 42 Ex. 42 - WEC Approves Sending Absentee Applications to 2.7 Million, # 43 Ex. 43 - News Article Interviewing Wisc. Voters After Election day, # 44 Ex. 44 - Wisc. Election Protection Report on Apr. 7 Election, # 45 Ex. 45 - News Article re: Lengthy Voting Liens, # 46 Ex. 46 - News Article re: Wisc. Election "Madness", # 47 Ex. 47 - News Article re: Poll Workers fear of COVID, # 48 Ex. 48 - IMHE Forecast of 135,000 COVID deaths in the US, # 49 Ex. 49 - UNACAST Social Distancing Scoreboard, # 50 Ex. 50 - News Article on Potential for COVID Outbreak in the Fall, # 51 Ex. 51 - WEC Historical Voting Statistics, # 52 Ex. 52 - Wisc. Dep't of Health Servs. Summary of African-Americans, # 53 Ex. 53 - News Article on WEC Considering Sending Absentee Requests, # 54 Ex. 54 - News Article on WEC Mailing Absentee Request to Most Voters, # 55 Ex. 55 - DNC v. Bostelmann Seventh Circuit Order, # 56 Ex. 56 - Feb. 18 WEC Release on MyVote Issues, # 57 Ex. 57 - Apr. 11 WEC Memo on Absentee Postmark Issues, # 58 Ex. 58 - News Article on High Levels of Absentee Voting in Whitefish Bay, # 59 Ex. 59 - News Article on COVID shutdown of Mil. Early Voting Sites, # 60 Ex. 60 - News Article on Milwaukee Drive-Up Voting, # 61 Ex. 61 - Mar. 29 WEC Absentee Witnessing Guidance, # 62 Ex. 62 - WEC Calendar of Election Events, Nov. 2019-Jan. 2021, # 63 Ex. 63 - News Article on Mid-June Increase in COVID Cases, # 64 Ex. 64 - News Article on Potential Problems in Nov. 2020 Election) (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 24, 2020 PACER

Set/Reset Hearings

June 24, 2020 PACER

Text Only Order

June 24, 2020 PACER
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Expert Report of Dr. Patrick Remington by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson (Attachments: # 1 Appendix A: Sources Considered, # 2 Appendix B: Curriculum Vitae - Patrick L. Remington, MD, MPH) (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Expert Report of Kevin J. Kennedy by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson (Attachments: # 1 Appendix A: Kevin J. Kennedy CV, # 2 Appendix B: Overview of Voting in Wisconsin, # 3 Appendix C: Sources Considered) (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Expert Report of Anthony Fowler, Ph.D. by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson (Attachments: # 1 Appendix A - Curriculum Vitae, # 2 Appendix B - Sources Considered) (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Jill Swenson filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Melody McCurtis filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Maria Nelson filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Angela Lang filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Declaration of Kristin Kerschensteiner filed by Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson re: 40 Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Dubin, Yaira) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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** TEXT ONLY ORDER **The parties shall provide the emails for the attorneys who will appear at the June 29, 2020, conference no later than noon tomorrow, June 26, 2020, by emailing them to Melissa_Hardin@wiwd.uscourts.gov. As previously noted, no more than two attorneys may appear for each party. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 6/25/2020. (kwf) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Notice of Appearance filed by Robert Edward Browne, Jr for Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature. (Browne, Robert) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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** TEXT ONLY ORDER **The court has received a request from counsel for at least one amicus to participate in the June 29, 2020, video status conference. Normally, this would not be allowed for what is intended to be a scheduling conference, but in an abundance of caution, all amici for plaintiffs and defendants, respectively, may designate one attorney to participate for that side. That individual will be allowed into the zoom video conference by emailing the name to Melissa_Hardin@wiwd.uscourts.gov by noon tomorrow, June 26, 2020. All other counsel for amici may view (but not participate in) the proceedings via the court's live YouTube stream. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIvvwLooNn3UX_g9qHQP4bQ/live. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 6/25/2020. (kwf) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER
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Motion to Admit Cameron Thomas Norris Pro Hac Vice. ( Pro Hac Vice fee $ 100 receipt number 0758-2704099.) by Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin. Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (Norris, Cameron) (Entered: 06/25/2020)

June 25, 2020 PACER

Text Only Order

June 25, 2020 PACER
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** TEXT ONLY ORDER **ORDER granting 55 Motion to Admit Cameron Thomas Norris Pro Hac Vice. Signed by Magistrate Judge Peter A. Oppeneer on 6/26/2020. (lak) (Entered: 06/26/2020)

June 26, 2020 PACER
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Notice by Intervenor Defendant The Wisconsin Legislature Regarding Response to Amended Complaint. (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 06/26/2020)

June 26, 2020 PACER

Order on Motion to Admit Pro Hac Vice

June 26, 2020 PACER
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Minute Entry for proceedings held before District Judge William M. Conley: Status Conference Hearing held on 6/29/2020 [00:54] (Court Reporter JD.) (voc) (Entered: 06/29/2020)

June 29, 2020 RECAP
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** TEXT ONLY ORDER **Consistent with yesterday's hearing, the parties have submitted a written joint stipulated scheduling order (20-cv-249, dkt. # 232 ), which the court GRANTS along with the following additions: On or before noon on August 3, 2020, the parties are to designate a final, joint list of all witnesses to be called to give direct testimony or tendered for cross-examination at the August 5 hearing, and a proposed list of exhibits, as well as proposals to streamline the presentation of evidence and any remaining disputes. Further, at 3 p.m. on August 3, 2020, the court will hold a Zoom conference with the parties in advance of the hearing.Finally, the court previously consolidated three election-related cases, Case Nos. 20-cv-249, 20-cv-278 and 20-cv-284, two of which remain open. The court will consolidate the two more recently-filed cases, Case Nos. 20-cv-340 and 20-cv-459, with these earlier cases. Going forward, the parties should file in Case No. 20-cv-249, and the filings will be automatically spread to the other dockets. Signed by District Judge William M. Conley on 6/30/2020. (kwf) (Entered: 06/30/2020)

June 30, 2020 PACER

Text Only Order AND ~Util - Set Motion and R&R Deadlines/Hearings

June 30, 2020 PACER

~Util - Set Motion and R&R Deadlines/Hearings AND Text Only Order

June 30, 2020 PACER
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Brief in Reply by Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Ann S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr, Mark L. Thomsen, Wisconsin Elections Commission, Meagan Wolfe in Support of (14 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc) Motion to Dismiss, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Bach, Daniel) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
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Brief in Reply by Defendants Scott Fitzgerald, Robin Vos, Wisconsin State Assembly, Wisconsin State Senate in Support of (14 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc) Motion to Dismiss, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
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Motion for Attorney Fees by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera. Brief in Opposition due 7/23/2020. Brief in Reply due 8/3/2020. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
63

Brief in Support of (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
64

Declaration of Lester A Pines filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Billing) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
65

Declaration of Douglas Poland filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Billing) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
66

Declaration of Richard Saks filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Billing) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
67

Declaration of Jeff Scott Olson filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - CV) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
68

Declaration of Walter F Kelly filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - CV) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
69

Declaration of Beth Kushner filed by Plaintiffs American Federation of Teachers Local, 212, AFL-CIO, Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin, Greg Lewis, SEIU Wisconsin State Council, Souls to the Polls, Voces De La Frontera re: (38 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 173 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 176 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 238 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 62 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) Motion for Attorney Fees, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Pines, Lester) (Entered: 07/02/2020)

July 2, 2020 PACER
70

Notice of Appearance filed by Rachel F. Homer for Plaintiffs Black Leaders Organizing for Communities, Disability Rights Wisconsin, Melody McCurtis, Maria Nelson, Jill Swenson. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Homer, Rachel) (Entered: 07/07/2020)

July 7, 2020 PACER
71

Deposition of Meagan Wolfe taken on 7/3/2020. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Goode, Joseph) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
72

Joint Motion for Extension of Time To File Opposition To Lewis Plaintiffs' Motion for Attorney Fees by Defendants Marge Bostelmann, Julie M. Glancey, Ann S. Jacobs, Dean Knudson, Robert F. Spindell, Jr, Mark L. Thomsen, Meagan Wolfe, Intervenor Defendants Republican National Committee, Republican Party Of Wisconsin, Intervenor Wisconsin State Legislature. Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. Response due 7/15/2020. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Tseytlin, Misha) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
73

Deposition of Robert Spindell taken on 07/07/2020. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Umberger, Michelle) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER

Set/Reset Deadlines as to 186 Joint Motion for Extension of Time To File Opposition To Lewis Plaintiffs' Motion for Attorney Fees. Response due 7/10/2020. (186 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 183 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 248 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 48 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 72 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc) (jls)

July 8, 2020 PACER
74

Notice of Appearance as Counsel for Amicus Curiae Common Cause Wisconsin filed by Dean Arthur Strang for Amicus Parties Common Cause Wisconsin, Common Cause Wisconsin, Common Cause Wisconsin, Common Cause Wisconsin, Common Cause Wisconsin. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Strang, Dean) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
75

Motion for Leave to File Brief as Amicus Curiae by Amicus Common Cause Wisconsin. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Amicus Brief) Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Strang, Dean) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
76

MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin. Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
77

Declaration of Muawia Albanaweh filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
78

Declaration of Heather Anderson filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
79

Declaration of Pamela Baranowski filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
80

Declaration of Robert Baranowski filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
81

Declaration of Thomas Barnum filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
82

Declaration of Sandra Barrette filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
83

Declaration of Milton Bartelme filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
84

Declaration of Rosalie Beck filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
85

Declaration of Anthony Berg filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER
86

Declaration of Judy Lynne Bergeson filed by Plaintiffs Democratic National Committee, Democratic Party of Wisconsin re: (52 in 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 187 in 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 76 in 3:20-cv-00459-wmc, 252 in 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 190 in 3:20-cv-00284-wmc) Motion for Preliminary Injunction, Associated Cases: 3:20-cv-00249-wmc, 3:20-cv-00278-wmc, 3:20-cv-00284-wmc, 3:20-cv-00340-wmc, 3:20-cv-00459-wmc (Devaney, John) (Entered: 07/08/2020)

July 8, 2020 PACER

State / Territory: Wisconsin

Case Type(s):

Election/Voting Rights

Disability Rights/Public Accommodations

Special Collection(s):

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

Healthy Elections COVID litigation tracker

Key Dates

Filing Date: May 18, 2020

Closing Date: Jan. 20, 2021

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

Wisconsin voters disenfranchised in the April 2020 election and non-profit organizations

Plaintiff Type(s):

Non-profit NON-religious organization

Private Plaintiff

Attorney Organizations:

MacArthur Justice Center

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

Defendant Type(s):

Jurisdiction-wide

Case Details

Causes of Action:

42 U.S.C. § 1983

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12111 et seq.

Ex Parte Young (Federal) or Bivens

Voting Rights Act, unspecified, 52 U.S.C. § 10301 et seq (previously 42 U.S.C § 1973 et seq.)

Constitutional Clause(s):

Due Process

Due Process: Procedural Due Process

Due Process: Substantive Due Process

Equal Protection

Freedom of speech/association

Availably Documents:

Trial Court Docket

Complaint (any)

Any published opinion

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Defendant

Nature of Relief:

None

Source of Relief:

None

Form of Settlement:

Voluntary Dismissal

Issues

General:

Reasonable Accommodations

Reasonable Modifications

Screen readers and similar accessibility devices

Voting

Voting access

Discrimination-basis:

Age discrimination

Disability (inc. reasonable accommodations)

Race discrimination

Disability:

disability, unspecified

Voting:

Election administration