Pa. Supreme Court Bars Trump Campaign From Election Lawsuit
September 10, 2020
The state’s highest court said neither the president’s reelection campaign – nor the national Republican National Committee – can intervene in a state lawsuit brought against election officials.
The split decision comes six weeks after Pa. Senate Democrats sued Pa. Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar and all 67 county election boards to secure ballot drop boxes, extend counting deadlines for mail-in votes and ensure poll watchers reside in the county in which they plan to serve.
The court granted motions from the Senate Republican Caucus and the state Republican Party to intervene,...