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Foster v. Love

Docket No.: 96-670
Argued: October 6, 1997
Decided: December 2, 1997

Topics:

Article 1, Section 4, Paragraph 1: Elections Clause, Civil Rights, Seventeenth Amendment

Petitioner: Foster
Respondent: Love

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 90 F.3d 1026
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


522 U.S. 67 (1997)
Question:

Does Louisiana's open primary violate the federal statutes that establish a uniform federal election day?

Foster v. Love
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 06, 1997

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Love, 0 vote(s) against
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