Census Litigation


Kravitz v. U.S. Department of Commerce

The NRF is supporting a lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration’s addition of a citizenship question to the 2020 Census questionnaire. The complaint, filed on behalf of a group of individuals from multiple states, alleges that the inclusion of a citizenship question violates the Census Clause of the Constitution and the Administrative Procedure Act. A trial is scheduled to begin on January 22, 2019.

First Amended Complaint (May 3, 2018)
Opinion and Order re Motion to Dismiss (August 22, 2018)

New York v. Department of Commerce
Letter: Motion for An Order to Show Cause (May 30, 2019)
- Exhibit A