Westlaw Headnote of the Day – December 6, 2010

December 6, 2010

West's Key 144 Elections
West's Key 144I Right of Suffrage and Regulation Thereof in General
West's Key 144k20 Power to Regulate Nominations and Ballots
West's Key 144k22 k. Official Ballots.

Indiana statutory requirement that no political party shall be permitted on or to have names of its candidates printed on a ballot until it has filed an affidavit that it does not advocate the overthrow of local, state or national government by force or violence violates First and Fourteenth Amendments to United States Constitution.
Communist Party of Indiana v. Whitcomb, 94 S. Ct. 656 (1974)

Suggested by Dan Cory; Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP; South Bend, IN