20-CV-1348 West et al. v. Wisconsin Elections Commission
Decision and Order Granting Plaintiffs’ Motion to Remand to State Court
Plaintiffs Kanye West, Michelle Tidball, and Fred Krumberger filed this action in the Circuit Court of Brown County, Wisconsin for declaratory and injunctive relief challenging the decision of Defendant Wisconsin Elections Commission that denied the application of West and Tidball to have their names appear as candidates for President and Vice President, respectively, on the State’s ballot for the November 2020 general election. The Commission removed the case to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and Plaintiffs moved to remand the case to the Circuit Court of Brown County. The court granted Plaintiffs’ motion for remand.