IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
May 14, 2007
DEMOCRACY RISING PA, PLAINTIFF
JOHN R. CELLUCI, ET AL., DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Christopher C. Conner United States District Judge
AND NOW, this 14th day of May, 2007, upon consideration of plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction (Doc. 2), seeking to enjoin defendants from enforcing the "Appears to Commit Clause" of Canon 7B(1)(c) of the Pennsylvania Code of Judicial Conduct, see FED. R. CIV. P. 65, and it appearing that a preliminary injunction issued against defendants today in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania prohibits defendants "from enforcing the 'pledges and promises clause' and the 'commits clause' of Canon 7B(1)(c) of the Pennsylvania Code of Judicial Conduct against any candidate for judicial office, including an incumbent judge" (Civil Action No. 2:07-CV-1707, Doc. 16 at 17, 26-27), it is hereby ORDERED that plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction (Doc. 2) is DENIED as moot.
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