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Day: November 12, 2020

Pennsylvania Court Rules Secretary of State Improperly Changed Deadline 2 Days Before Election Day

By Jack Phillips November 12, 2020 Updated: November 12, 2020 Print A Pennsylvania judge ruled in favor of President Donald Trump’s campaign on Thursday, saying Pennsylvania Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar overstepped her authority to change an election deadline two days before Election Day last week. “The Court concludes that Respondent Kathy Boockvar, in her official capacity as Secretary of the Commonwealth, lacked statutory authority to issue the November 1, 2020, guidance to Respondents County Boards of Elections insofar as that guidance purported to change the deadline … for certain electors to verify proof… Read more Pennsylvania Court Rules Secretary of State Improperly Changed Deadline 2 Days Before Election Day