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AnIndependentTexan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-04 11:08 PM
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15. Judge's recount unsuccessful

It came down to one vote.

District Magistrate Judge Kevin Campbell's requested recount of ballots Wednesday morning gained the magistrate five votes toward retaining his seat in Kearny County, but left him one shy of keeping his position by a count of 625 ?yes' votes to 626 ?nos.'

The Kearny County canvassing board certified the results Wednesday afternoon, without the board finding reason to request another recount, said Kearny County Clerk Jana Swank. It's a move that ensures the election can't be counted again, but that doesn't mean Campbell's out of options.

According to Kansas law, any resident allowed to vote in the election can file a motion to contest the election within five days of the county clerk certifying the abstract of votes and sending the abstract to the Secretary of State's Office.

Swank said she likely would certify the abstract Friday, which would allow anyone eligible to vote in the election - whether they actually voted or not - five business days to contest the election in district court.
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  -I have a mission for everyone here AIndependentTexan  Nov-14-04 09:41 PM   #0 
  - Prime Example  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:44 PM   #1 
  - if we all search the same search engine  bri_in_austin   Nov-14-04 09:44 PM   #2 
  - good point USE DIFFERENT SEARCH ENGINES  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:47 PM   #3 
  - I tried Dogpile. Turned up a couple of things.  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:39 PM   #11 
  - Here is another  Berserker   Nov-14-04 09:48 PM   #4 
     - We also have this group and forum working on it as well  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:50 PM   #5 
     - A List of search engines  AIndependentTexan   Nov-15-04 12:01 AM   #19 
  - WTF???  Syncronaut Seven   Nov-14-04 09:53 PM   #6 
  - SOUTH CAROLINA  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 09:54 PM   #7 
  - A New York race  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:01 PM   #8 
  - We also have new stuff coming in here  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 10:30 PM   #9 
  - An earlier race tied on recount, hee, hee:  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 10:38 PM   #10 
  - 41st Ohio House District seat in Summit County  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 10:49 PM   #12 
  - Evangelos seeks recount  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:01 PM   #13 
  - Note: Washington State Governor race may go to recount. nt  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 11:05 PM   #14 
  - Judge's recount unsuccessful  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:08 PM   #15 
  - Ballots lost by machine error in Carteret County  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:15 PM   #16 
  - Concise analysis of Gore vs. Bush 2000  Carl Brennan   Nov-14-04 11:19 PM   #17 
  - Criminal investigations in North Carolina: Ohio will it follow suit  AIndependentTexan   Nov-14-04 11:52 PM   #18 
  - MAYORS RACE IN MIAMI IN 1997 OVERTURNED  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 12:49 AM   #20 
  - another state (FLorida) Senate race overturned  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 02:13 AM   #21 
  - Nearly 10% of Maine recounts result in reversals.  Carl Brennan   Nov-15-04 09:49 AM   #22 

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