IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF TENNESSEENASHVILLE DIVISION
LINCOLN DAVIS, ))
, ))TENNESSEE DEMOCRATIC PARTY, ) CASE NO. 2:12-cv-00023)
, ) Judge Sharp) Magistrate Judge Knowlesv. ))TRE HARGETT, Tennessee Secretary )of State; and MARK GOINS, Tennessee )Coordinator of Elections, each in their )official capacities only. ))
. )___________________________________ )
JUDICIAL WATCH, INC. AND ALLIED EDUCATIONALFOUNDATION SUPPORTING DEFENDANTS AND OPPOSING PLAINTIFFS’MOTION FOR PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION
Judicial Watch, Inc. and the Allied Educational Foundation hereby respectfully submitthis
brief in support of the Defendants and in opposition to Plaintiff Lincoln Davisand Proposed Plaintiff Tennessee Democratic Party (“Plaintiffs”) Motion for a PreliminaryInjunction, filed on May 25, 2012.
This brief is intended to address issues of federal electionlaw raised by Plaintiffs, of which
have knowledge and expertise.
This brief is filed concurrently with a Motion for Leave of Court to File an
Brief. The grounds for the request for leave to file this brief are contained in the motion. Noparty or counsel for a party in the above-captioned case authored this brief in whole or in part,and no person other than the
made a monetary contribution intended to fund thepreparation and submission of this brief.
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