Federal Judge Won’t Dismiss Challenge To N.H. Voting Law
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Posted on 7/31/2019 by
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Judge Joseph Laplante says a challenge to New Hampshire’s new voter residency law can move forward, and he rejected an effort to remove Secretary of State Bill Gardner as a defendant in the case.

Lawyers for the state, the ACLU, and the New Hampshire Democratic Party went back and forth for two hours before Judge Laplante ruled that two Dartmouth students have a right to sue the state over the 2018 law that ends the state’s distinction between “domicile” and “residency” for voting purposes.

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