Trump supporters claim that all the election-related court actions were rejected ‘for standing’, without evidence being considered. This is not true. Whilst standing was a big factor, lack of merit in Trump’s claims was mentioned by many judges as well. So let’s confirm this.

My approach was simple: I looked up some judgements and looked up the word ‘merit’ in them. Then I put in screenshots in context, and added a few other screenshots that talked about merit without mentioning the word itself, or that mentioned other issues of factual relevance.

Arizona

Court: UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT…

Mara Nale-Joakim

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