“Justices Toss Lawsuit Over New Voters” by the LA Times
October 18, 2008, 1:00am

The Supreme Court came to the aid of the Democrats on Friday in the closely contested state of Ohio and threw out a lawsuit from the state’s Republican Party that sought to question tens of thousands of newly registered voters
The high court, in a brief and unanimous opinion, said the federal law that called for computer checks of new voters did not authorize private lawsuits to enforce it.

From LA Times