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Diebold Added Secret Patch to Georgia's 2002 Election, Whistleblowers Say
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Diebold Added Secret Patch to Georgia E-Voting Systems in 2002, Whistleblowers Say

By Matthew Cardinale,
News Editor,
Atlanta Progressive News
(September 28, 2006)

(APN) ATLANTA Top Diebold corporation officials ordered workers to install secret files to Georgias electronic voting machines shortly before the 2002 Elections, at least two whistleblowers are now asserting, Atlanta Progressive News has learned.

Former Diebold official Chris Hood told his story concerning the secret patch to Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., for Kennedys second article on electronic voting in this weeks Rolling Stone Magazine.

Hoods claims corroborate a second whistleblower who spoke with Black Box Voting and Wired News in 2003...
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  -Diebold Added Secret Patch to Georgia's 2002 Election, Whistleblowers Say AtLiberty  Sep-29-06 11:31 PM   #0 
  - As I recall the incident, they applied Microsoft updates n/t  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-29-06 11:32 PM   #1 
  - Not according to the article.  Wilms   Sep-29-06 11:56 PM   #2 
     - I guess you overlooked this part  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 12:09 AM   #3 
        - I saw that.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:17 AM   #4 
           - I guess you had to be paying attention at the time  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 12:26 AM   #5 
              - That linklessly answers two of my questions...  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:29 AM   #6 
                 - Anyone else remember Bev Harris fleecing DUers?  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 12:33 AM   #7 
                    - "where the article confirms [your] version" doesn't answer relavant ?'s  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:37 AM   #8 
                       - Ah, here's Diebold's statement  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 12:38 AM   #9 
                          - Thanks for the link.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:44 AM   #10 
                             - Folks here were fooled once - but not by me  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 12:51 AM   #11 
                                - I'm rarely surprised at the inability for these issues to gain traction.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:54 AM   #12 
                                   - I've had no problem getting traction on real issues  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 01:09 AM   #13 
                                      - We'll see, Freeda.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 01:39 AM   #14 
                                         - Ah, flame bait ...  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 02:29 AM   #15 
                                            - Is it me or do you mostly show up to defend Diebold?  Wilms   Sep-30-06 02:52 AM   #16 
                                               - It's you  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 03:12 AM   #17 
                                               - I am aware you've posted several times.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 03:21 AM   #18 
                                                  - Nuts. Alaska was a good example  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 03:36 AM   #19 
                                                  - At large issue was disclosure.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 03:42 AM   #20 
                                                  - Really? Once again, facts prove you wrong  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 04:26 AM   #23 
                                                  - Your second link confirms my assertion.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:32 PM   #28 
                                                  - When did Rebecca Mercuri say THAT?  Bill Bored   Sep-30-06 03:57 PM   #29 
                                                  - Jeez  Kelvin Mace   Sep-30-06 07:21 AM   #25 
                                                  - Actually, "your interpretation of the facts" is more inline with mine.  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:27 PM   #26 
                                               - She is NOT defending Diebold  Kelvin Mace   Sep-30-06 07:18 AM   #24 
                                                  - It seems we agree when you say...  Wilms   Sep-30-06 12:30 PM   #27 
  - Diebold's lies and secrecy are red flags, pointing to extremely suspicious  Peace Patriot   Sep-30-06 03:46 AM   #21 
     - You forgot KSU  Fredda Weinberg   Sep-30-06 04:10 AM   #22 
        - Hey Fredda, I didn't even read Peace Patriot's post and I can tell  Bill Bored   Sep-30-06 04:09 PM   #30 

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