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Indiana Democratic Party v. Rokita (docket #: 0-725) (2008)  [Findlaw]

Secondary Link Indiana Democratic Party v. Rokita  [Legal Information Institute]
Argument Date 01/09/2008
Decided 04/28/2008
Supreme Court Vote 6-3
Note Lead case: Crawford v. Marion County Election Board
Supreme Court Ruling Affirmed.
 
IssueWhether a state law requiring voters to have a photo ID violates the petitioners' First Amendment rights.
Majority Opinion Stevens, J. (announced the judgment of the Court and delivered an opinion joined by Robert, C.J. & Kennedy, J.)
Concurring Opinion Scalia, J. (concurring in the judgment, and joined by Thomas, J., and Alito, J.)
Dissenting Opinion Souter, J. (joined by Ginsburg, J. and Breyer, J.)
Lower Court 7th Circuit
Lower Court Ruling First Amendment claim denied
Oral Arguments Transcript
News
AP, "High court appears split over challenge to Ind. voter-ID law" (01/09/2008)

AP, "Supreme Court: Ind. can require photo ID from voters" (04/28/2008)

Other
SCOTUSblog (case documents & stories)

Commentary
Richard Samp, "More on Crawford: The Court Steps Back From Electoral Refereeing" (4/29/2008)

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