Schwab asks to be dismissed from ACLU lawsuit


Kansas Secretary of State Scott Schwab is asking a federal judge to dismiss him from a lawsuit charging that a buffer zone intended to prevent electioneering violates free speech rights.

Schwab argues in a motion that the plaintiffs lack standing because he's already decided against prosecuting election crimes, including the statute challenged in the lawsuit.

"Plaintiffs have sued the wrong defendants — or at least should not have sued Secretary of State Scott Schwab . . .


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