Judge rules Elections Commission must strike up to 234K suspected ‘movers’ from voter rolls

Photo by Saiyna Bashir, The Capital Times
Photo by Saiyna Bashir, The Capital Times

An Ozaukee County judge today ruled the Wisconsin Elections Commission violated state law by changing the period for voters who may have moved to confirm their address from 30 days to up to two years.
Judge Paul Malloy sided with the conservative Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. WILL filed a lawsuit in November arguing the move was illegal and called for any of the roughly 234,000 voters flagged as movers who did not respond to the WEC’s October mailing to be changed from active to inactive. 
Malloy this afternoon ordered the Elections Commission to comply with the 30-day limit and d...

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