Ethan Edward Coston

Contentious Fringe Legal Theory Could Reshape State Election Laws

By: and - March 18, 2022

This story is a collaboration between Stateline and Spotlight PA. The U.S. Supreme Court this month left open the possibility that it could endorse a fringe conservative legal theory that would give state legislatures unchecked powers over election rules before the 2024 presidential election. Republican officials cited the theory, which asserts that state courts do […]