原文：Supreme Court of the United States
REPUBLICAN PARTY OF PENNSYLVANIAKATHY
BOOCKVAR SECRETARY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET AL.
All county boards of election are hereby ordered , pending further order of the Court , to comply with the following guidance provided by the Secretary of the Common wealth on October 8 and November 1, namely, (1) that all ballots received by mail after 8:00 p.m. on November 3 be segregated and kept ” in a secure , safe and sealed container separate from other voted ballots , and (2) that all such ballots, if counted, be counted separately. Pa. Dep’t of State, Pennsylvania Guidance or Mail-in and Absentee Ballots Received from the United States Postal Service After 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 (Oct. 28, 2020): Pa. Dep’t of State, Canvassing Segregated Mail-in and Civilian Absentee Ballots Received by Mail after 8:00pm. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 and Before 5:00pm on Friday, November 6, 2020 (Nov. 1, 2020). Until today. this Court was not informed that the guidance issued on October 8, which had an important bearing on the question whether to order special treatment of the ballots in question, had been modified. The application revived today also informs the Court that neither applicant nor the Secretary has been able to verify that all boards an implying with the Secretary’s guidance, which, it is alleged, is not legally binding on them.
I am immediately referring this application to the Conference and direct that any response be filed as soon as possible but in any event no later than 2 pm, tomorrow, November 7, 2020.
Samuel A. Alito. Jr.
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Dated this 6th
day of Nov 2020