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Richard Winger: Libertarian Party Asks U.S. Supreme Court for Extension of Time to File Cert Petition in Presidential Stand-in Case

From Richard Winger over at Ballot Access News:

On March 17, the Massachusetts Libertarian Party asked the U.S. Supreme Court for an extension of time in which to file a cert petition in Barr v Galvin. Such extensions of time are fairly easy to obtain. Barr v Galvin is the Massachusetts case over whether unqualified parties have a right to use stand-in presidential candidates on their ballot access petitions, given that qualified parties have the right to change their presidential and vice-presidential nominees.… Read more ...