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mdmc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-02-09 12:53 PM
Response to Reply #33
40. the BofE discounted many ballots that were not "up to code"
I've seen ballots that voters have written "I'll vote for the white guy" or "I'll vote for the right to life candidate" when they needed to "check" a box next to the candidates name..
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  -Court skeptical of Norm Coleman's arguments underpants  Jun-02-09 08:03 AM   #0 
  - Would they please just rule and get this over with?  imdjh   Jun-02-09 08:07 AM   #1 
  -'s F-ing JUNE already!!!  George II   Jun-02-09 09:12 AM   #11 
     - I believe this is holding the corruption trial up.  Jazzgirl   Jun-02-09 10:13 AM   #24 
  - Glad to see the Pawlenty appointees going just as hard on him!  camera obscura   Jun-02-09 08:13 AM   #2 
  - They know this opinion/decision is going down in history, right along with Bush v. Gore. I hope  No Elephants   Jun-02-09 08:23 AM   #5 
     - REMEMBER FLORIDA IN 2000?  dotymed   Jun-02-09 09:01 AM   #10 
        - My post mentioned Bush v. Gore, so it's obvious that I did remember.  No Elephants   Jun-02-09 09:20 AM   #12 
           - please don't be rude  dotymed   Jun-02-09 10:29 PM   #53 
  - I sensed the same thing as I watched the hearing yesterday.  napi21   Jun-02-09 08:16 AM   #3 
  - The court had to have meant fraud. What the hell do  No Elephants   Jun-02-09 09:26 AM   #14 
  - Alluding to the falsified copies of ballots which Coleman's people presented to a lower court?  DCKit   Jun-02-09 12:36 PM   #38 
  - It's this way: Coleman and Repubs just didn't have the money to  peacetalksforall   Jun-02-09 08:17 AM   #4 
  - Yes!  the intelligent gay   Jun-02-09 08:50 AM   #9 
  - Welcome Thom!  AllyCat   Jun-02-09 10:07 AM   #22 
  - Welcome to DU!  Stellabella   Jun-02-09 10:56 AM   #28 
  - "obtain the evidence?"  kenfrequed   Jun-02-09 09:25 AM   #13 
  - To keep Democrats from getting 60 senate votes, the RNC could easily have raised the money--and it  No Elephants   Jun-02-09 09:30 AM   #15 
  - 60, filibuster proof, Democrats, irrelevant!  destes   Jun-02-09 09:46 AM   #20 
  - What makes you think that there was fraud by the DFLers to uncover w/ any amount of money?  clear eye   Jun-02-09 10:21 AM   #25 
  - ????? There is a House Representative running around talking incessantly about  peacetalksforall   Jun-02-09 05:21 PM   #50 
     - You brought it up above.  clear eye   Jun-02-09 08:50 PM   #52 
  - It's not just to delay seating Franken  NewJeffCT   Jun-02-09 10:34 AM   #26 
  - MN Supreme Court  Doughboy71   Jun-02-09 08:41 AM   #6 
  - I didn't know the background of either lawyer, but it sure was obvious  napi21   Jun-02-09 09:40 AM   #18 
     - Friedberg is a celebrity. Also a friend of Norm's. Did not sound like Friedberg  glinda   Jun-02-09 11:15 PM   #54 
  - At the federal level they could go to the Senate. But not SCOTUS.  Wizard777   Jun-02-09 08:42 AM   #7 
  - Sure they could. They've been crying "Equal Protection" all along.  No Elephants   Jun-02-09 09:33 AM   #16 
  - They'll have to cry to the Senate about that. Article I, Section 5.  Wizard777   Jun-02-09 01:38 PM   #45 
  - Sure they can go to SCOTUS  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jun-02-09 01:28 PM   #44 
     - Not if the MSC rules the lower courts had no jurisdiction to hear the case.  Wizard777   Jun-02-09 01:41 PM   #46 
        - Interesting.  glinda   Jun-02-09 11:16 PM   #55 
  - "Normy sounds like a typical Republicon Homelander Chickenhawk sore loser to us." - Da Judges  SpiralHawk   Jun-02-09 08:43 AM   #8 
  - WTF............It's f'ing June. Get this over with already  Fluffdaddy   Jun-02-09 09:38 AM   #17 
  - And this won't be the end, even though Franken will get a 5-0 decision  AllyCat   Jun-02-09 10:10 AM   #23 
     - I laugh my ass off at DUers who think this would never go to the Supreme Court  LynneSin   Jun-02-09 11:35 AM   #31 
        - And now there is a new string, too  AllyCat   Jun-03-09 12:41 AM   #56 
  - Any word on when the ruling will be?  Twinguard   Jun-02-09 09:44 AM   #19 
  - Late June...  SidDithers   Jun-02-09 11:41 AM   #34 
  - That's a nice way of saying he's full of shit. nt  Deep13   Jun-02-09 09:47 AM   #21 
  - But those liberal justices will still be to blame just as during the recount (only 1 judge was Dem)  Infinite Hope   Jun-02-09 10:48 AM   #27 
  - according to the article  florida08   Jun-02-09 11:01 AM   #29 
  - Ginsberg  underpants   Jun-02-09 11:36 AM   #32 
  - didn't know that  florida08   Jun-02-09 11:50 AM   #35 
     - With money and influence comes the ability to be a jaw dropping hypocrite  underpants   Jun-02-09 12:16 PM   #36 
        - wow  florida08   Jun-02-09 12:42 PM   #39 
  - This is what gets me fully chagrined...  ElboRuum   Jun-02-09 12:22 PM   #37 
     - they tried  florida08   Jun-02-09 01:12 PM   #41 
  - This Court may save Pawlenty's political career  LynneSin   Jun-02-09 11:33 AM   #30 
  - Dumb question (??????)  madeline_con   Jun-02-09 11:38 AM   #33 
  - the BofE discounted many ballots that were not "up to code"  mdmc   Jun-02-09 12:53 PM   #40 
  - Also, the reasons for accepting or rejecting ballots vary  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jun-02-09 01:25 PM   #43 
  - Those were ballots cast in person at the polls on election night...  Mister Ed   Jun-02-09 04:34 PM   #49 
  - The absentee ballots Coleman wants counted did not meet the legal criteria.  Mister Ed   Jun-02-09 04:17 PM   #48 
  - My bet, based on the hours I've listened to the experts on MN Public Radio about this:  elocs   Jun-02-09 01:15 PM   #42 
  - That's by far the most likely outcome, IMHO  Mister Ed   Jun-02-09 05:47 PM   #51 
  - K&R  Wednesdays   Jun-02-09 02:09 PM   #47 

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