Judge Drummond Denies Temporary Order from Decter-Wright (Incumbent) within Lawsuit Lodged Against Van Kirk; Van Kirk Advances to General Election on November 3, 2020

October 17, 2020 - Incumbent Politician Lori Decter Wright filed a lawsuit against Conservative Businessman Justin Van Kirk, her opponent, earlier this week and did not receive the answer she was hoping for: Judge Drummond DENIED her petition seeking to stop Van Kirk from sending information out to the district, i.e., campaigning, introducing himself to District 7. Click here to read the full press release

Click here to read the letter Van Kirk mailed to the voters of District 7 that Councilor Wright attempted to sue him over. The letter does not mention her name, directly or indirectly, yet she screamed "fraud, libel, and sought a temporary restraining order for irreparable harm." The judge denied her petition. 

Case information

OSCN: CJ-2020-03078

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