IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIOEASTERN DIVISION
JUDICIAL WATCH, INC., on behalf of certain of its members; andTRUE THE VOTE, in its corporatecapacity,Plaintiffs,vs.
OHIO SECRETARY OF STATEJON HUSTED, in his official capacity,Defendant.:::::::::::::Case No.: 2:12-cv-792
Plaintiffs Judicial Watch, Inc. and True the Vote, by their attorneys, bring this action fordeclaratory and injunctive relief and allege as follows:
1. Plaintiffs Judicial Watch, Inc. and True the Vote seek declaratory and injunctiverelief to compel the State of Ohio to comply with its voter list maintenance obligations underSection 8 of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“NVRA”), 42 U.S.C. § 1973gg-6.
JURISDICTION AND VENUE
2. This Court has jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1331, as theaction arises under the laws of the United States, and under 42 U.S.C. § 1973gg-9(b)(2), as theaction seeks injunctive and declaratory relief under the NVRA.
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