Lawsuit seeks court order prohibiting armed ex-soldiers outside Minnesota polling places

A federal lawsuit was filed Tuesday morning against a private security company that was recruiting former military personnel to “guard” Minnesota polling places during the upcoming election. The recruiting, which was first reported by the Washington Post, alarmed civil rights and voting rights activists who fear it’s an effort to intimidate voters.  The lawsuit was … Continue reading Lawsuit seeks court order prohibiting armed ex-soldiers outside Minnesota polling places