US judge blocks Abbott order limiting ballot drop-off locations

US judge blocks Abbott order limiting ballot drop-off locations

A federal judge issued an order Friday night barring enforcement of Gov. Greg Abbott’s Oct. 1 proclamation that limited counties to one mail-in ballot drop-off location.U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman said Abbott’s order placed an unacceptable burden on the voting rights of elderly and disabled Texans, who are most likely to request a mail-in ballot […]
Source: Statesman