Follow the Process of Georgia Election Litigation
The Coalition’s Home Page presents some additional details about its legal work to support Georgians’ fundamental right to vote, and the links on this Current Projects Page present recent court filingsfilings. Please donate to exclusively support our essential legal and forensic work.
The current focus of the Georgia lawsuit is to seek an injunction against the un-auditable barcode ballot marking devices prior to 2020 elections.
In early 2019, Executive Director Marilyn Marks found an additional disturbing effect of the already-alarming 127,000 missing votes in the November 2018 Georgia Lieutenant Governor contest: The votes disproportionately disappeared in precincts with voter registrations that were predominantly African American.
The Root broke the story on February 9, 2019, after studying our data and talking with experts: Exclusive: Thousands of Black Votes in Georgia Disappeared and No One Can Explain It
You can also see our Coalition for Good Governance report on the Executive Director's discovery.
To date, the Georgia Secretary of State has obstructed all efforts to conduct forensic examination of these voting system anomalies. However, the Coalition is committed to finding the answers through the Georgia federal lawsuit to ensure that such misprogramming can be prevented in the future.
No other organization in the country is looking at the problem of electronic voting the way that the Coalition is. If you would like to support our work on this important issue, now is a good time. None of the three board members of the Coalition receive any remuneration. Donations go only to cover our legal and forensic expenses.
03.13.20 Brief of the Electronic Privacy Information Center as amicus curiae regarding voter privacy and the secret ballot02.24.20 Emergency Motion for an order requiring Respondents to comply with Georgia Constitution provision that "Elections by the people shall be by secret ballot."01.16.20 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Status Report Regarding BMD Implementation and Response to State Defendants’ Request to Destroy DRE System Records12.16.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Reply Brief in Support of Motion for Preliminary Injunction10.23.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction10.11.19 Plaintiffs’ Joint Motion for Sanctions10.08.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Reply in Support of Motion to Alter or Amend the Judgment09.12.19 Proposed Order Granting Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion to Alter or Amend the Judgment09.12.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion to Alter or Amend the Judgment09.12.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Brief in Support of Their Motion to Amend or Alter Judgment09.06.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion for Leave to File Supplemental Complaint to U.S. District Court08.19.19 Petition by Over 1,450 Georgia Voters for Reexamination of the Dominion Voting System by SOS-appointed Certification Agent08.15.19 Judge Totenberg’s Order Supporting Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction that GA End DRE Use, File Audit Requirements, and Address Voter Registration Database Deficiencies07.25.19-07.26.19 Transcript of Hearing on Preliminary Injunction Proceedings Before the Honorable Amy Totenberg, U.S. District Judge, Volumes 1 and 206.19.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Notice of Filing Evidence: Parts One and Two05.21.19 Judge Totenberg’s Order: Discovery Shall Begin Immediately05.03.19 Amicus Brief Supporting Coalition’s Demand in Georgia Supreme Court for Fair Election for Lt. Governor04.30.19 Final Supplemental Brief to Georgia Supreme Court for Fair Election for Lt. Governor04.09.19 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Status Report02.07.19 US Court of Appeals for 11th Circuit Denies Georgia’s Appeal01.21.19 Motion for Expedited Consideration of Appeal of Lt. Gov. Election Contest01.07.19 Superior Court of Fulton County: Plaintiffs’ Joint Consolidated Response to Pending Motions to Dismiss11.23.18 Petition to Contest Georgia Lt. Gov. Election Result09.17.18 Order by U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg in Response to Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction08.20.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Reply Brief in Support of Motion for Preliminary Injunction08.03.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction07.17.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Response to Motion to Dismiss Third Amended Complaint06.13.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Third Amended Complaint Accepted04.16.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Opposition to Motion for Extension of Time04.05.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Request for Status Conference04.04.18 Coalition Plaintiffs’ Proposed Third Amended Complaint