Judge in ICU with COVID-19 can qualify for re-election, La. Supreme Court decides

Louisiana’s Supreme Court decided Friday that an attorney for Judge Richard “Chip” Moore can sign election paperwork on Moore’s behalf, since the 55-year-old has been hospitalized with the Coronavirus since July 2, and is incapable of putting pen to paper.

How to absentee vote by mail in Louisiana

How to vote in Louisiana

IMPORTANT DATES Mark your calendar
Date of Election August 15 November 3 December 5
Type of Election Municipal General Open Primary (Presidential, Congressional) Open General (Congressional)
Deadline: Specials n/a 6/24/2020 n/a
Deadline: Propositions 3/16/2020 6/24/2020 10/12/2020
Qualifying Dates n/a 7/22/2020–7/24/2020 n/a
In Person/By Mail Registration Deadline 7/15/2020 10/5/2020 11/4/2020
Geaux Vote Online Registration Deadline 7/25/2020 10/13/2020 11/14/2020
"Deadline to Request a
Mail Ballot from Registrar
(other than Military and Overseas)" 8/11/2020 10/30/2020 12/1/2020
"Deadline for Registrar to Receive Voted Mail Ballot
(other than Military and Overseas)" 8/14/2020 11/2/2020 12/4/2020
Early Voting Begins 7/25/2020 10/20/2020 11/20/2020
Early Voting Ends 8/8/2020 10/27/2020 11/28/2020
SOURCE: Louisiana Secretary of State