I. DEFENDANTS ARE LIKELY TO SUCCEED ON THE MERITS, WILL SUFFER IRREPARABLE HARM
II. DEFENDANTS HAVE A STRONG LIKELIHOOD OF SUCCESS ON THE MERITS
III. THE LIKELIHOOD OF IRREPARABLE HARM IN THE ABSENCE OF A STAY FAVORS GRANTING A STAY
IV. CONSIDERATION OF POTENTIAL INJURY TO OTHER PARTIES FAVORS GRANTING A STAY
V. THE PUBLIC INTEREST FAVORS GRANTING A STAY
VI. WE REALLY HATE THAT WE HAD OUR BEHINDS HANDED TO US BY JUDGE LEGG
VII. IT'S FOR THE CHILDREN, THE SKY WILL FALL, BLOOD WILL RUN IN THE STREETS, AND OTHER FAMILIAR THEMES
Ok, I added, VI and VII myself. Seriously what else can they say? They have to argue the law but I have this sense that it is a perfunctory exersize.
May this be quickly denied so Marylanders can finally get to exercising their rights.