IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF MISSISSIPPIJACKSON DIVISIONDR. ORLY TAITZ, ESQ., ET AL. PLAINTIFFSV. CIVIL ACTION NO. 3:12cv280-HTW-LRADEMOCRAT PARTY OF MISSISSIPPI, ET AL. DEFENDANTS ______________________________________________________________________________ MISSISSIPPI SECRETARY OF STATE’S JOINDER IN RESPONSEIN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFF TAITZ’S PETITION FOR STAYCERTIFICATION OF VOTES FOR CANDIDATE OBAMA PENDINGDECISION OF THE PANEL ON MULTI-DISTRICT LITIGATION ANDPENDING RESOLUTION OF UNDERLYING CONTROVERSY ON THEMERITS AND MOTION TO BIFURCATE STATE AND FEDERALCLAIMS BASED ON PRECEDENT OF MILLER V CAMPBELL3:10CV252 U.S. DISTRICT COURT OF ALASKA ______________________________________________________________________________
Defendant Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann hereby joins in, and adoptsherein by reference, the Response in Opposition to Plaintiff Taitz’s “Petition for StayCertification of Votes for Candidate Obama Pending Decision of the Panel on Multi-DistrictLitigation and Pending Resolution of Underlying Controversy on the Merits and Motion toBifurcate State and Federal Claims base on Precedent of Miller v Campbell 3:10cv252 U.S.District Court of Alaska” filed by the Mississippi Democratic Party Executive Committee[Docket No. 55] and submits Plaintiff Taitz’s “Petition” and “Motion” [Docket No. 46] should be denied for the reasons set forth in the MDEC’s Response, and any affirmative request(s) for relief by Plaintiff Taitz should also be denied for the reasons previously submitted to the Court insupport of the Secretary of State’s Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings [Docket No. 8].THIS the 25 day of October, 2012.
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