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“Federal judge: Arizona counties don’t have to tally out-of-precinct votes”

Howard Fischer: A federal judge rejected a bid by Democrats to force counties to tally the votes of people who show up at the wrong polling place. In his ruling late Tuesday, Judge Douglas Rayes acknowledged that Arizona has a … Continue reading ?
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