An Electoral College member in California has filed a lawsuit as part of an attempt to block Donald Trump’s installation as President.
Democrat Vinz Koller of California is the 10th Presidential elector to join the anti-Trump club, and is trying to overturn a law that will force him to cast his vote for Hillary Clinton because she won the popular vote in his state. A similar action was filed in Colorado days earlier.
The aim of the suit, Politico reports, is to undermine such rules in 29 states across the country, including in areas where Republican electors have voiced concerns about Mr Trump.
Mr Koller’s lawsuit argues that the US founding fathers intended electors to have free choice in how they voted.