McComish v. Bennett: Plaintiffs’ amended complaint

May 11, 2009

Plaintiff McComish's second amended complaint before the District Court of Arizona. Plaintiff requests (1) a declaration that §§ 16-952(A), (B) and (C) of the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Act, and any Commission rules promulgated in furtherance thereof, violate the right to equal protection under the law under the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution; (2) a declaration that §§ 16-952(A), (B) and (C) of the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Act, and any Commission rules promulgated in furtherance thereof, violate the right to free speech under the First and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution; (3) an Order that preliminarily and permanently enjoins the relevant Defendants from further implementing and performing their duties in administering and enforcing the above-referenced provisions either with respect to Plaintiffs or in general; (4) an award for Plaintiffs’ reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1988; and (5) such further relief as this Court deems equitable, just, and proper.

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