Federal judge dismisses Gohmert lawsuit to stop Biden presidency

Federal judge dismisses Gohmert lawsuit to stop Biden presidency
FILE PHOTO -- U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert speaks to a KLTV 7 reporter on Oct. 30, 2018 in Tyler, Texas.

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Rep. Louie Gohmert and others against Vice President Mike Pence to allow Pence to attempt to stop a Joe Biden presidency.

Judge Jeremy Kernodle stated a lack of subject matter jurisdiction in his order of dismissal.

The lawsuit was an attempt to allow Pence to deny electors from Arizona and other contested states.

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