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Civil Rights – Open Primary Election – First Amendment – Attorney’s Fees (access required)

Although plaintiff political party officials achieved success on a narrow point of their challenge to the constitutionality of a Virginia election statute, Va. Code § 24.2-530, which establishes an “open primary,” a Richmond U.S. District Court declines to award plaintiffs any amount of their $412,260 in attorney’s fees under 42 U.S.C. §1988. Earlier, this court held ...

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