Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Montana Lawsuit Filed Challenging ‘Proof of Citizenship’ Referendum

Shahid Haque-Hausrath writes: "On December 7, 2012, the Montana Immigrant Justice Alliance (“MIJA”) filed a lawsuit in Montana’s First Judicial District Court to challenge and enjoin implementation of LR-121, along with our co-Plaintiffs MEA-MFT and Alisha Blair (a U.S. citizen who would likely be wrongly denied services under the law).  The case has been assigned to the Honorable Judge Jeffrey M. Sherlock in Helena, Montana.  You can download a copy of the complaint here, and read our initial legal brief