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gristy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-01-10 12:34 AM
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9. This idea has been kicked around for years
"verify your vote on line when you get home".

How the lay person will verify that his/her vote was counted correctly is another matter that this system does nothing to address.
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  -Have You Seen This E-Voting System?? What Do You Think?? snot  Jul-31-10 02:48 PM   #0 
  - I find this encouraging  NV Whino   Jul-31-10 03:02 PM   #1 
  - A number of such systems are available. You still need to verify that the tallies are correct. nt  Bill Bored   Jul-31-10 03:04 PM   #2 
  - This system has no transparency.  eomer   Jul-31-10 06:27 PM   #3 
  - +100 n/t  eridani   Aug-01-10 06:00 AM   #11 
  - Feh.  Wilms   Jul-31-10 06:51 PM   #4 
  - You may not be able to sell your vote if you can't prove what ballot order your ballot had.  Bill Bored   Jul-31-10 07:23 PM   #5 
     - This quote: "You can then take your half home and verify your votes online."  Wilms   Jul-31-10 09:44 PM   #6 
  - its a trick system - "sounds complex must be really good"  WillYourVoteBCounted   Jul-31-10 10:52 PM   #7 
  - .  Wilms   Jul-31-10 11:00 PM   #8 
  - Regarding vote selling.  eomer   Aug-01-10 05:56 AM   #10 
     - Thanks eomer. Now I get it.  Wilms   Aug-01-10 07:07 PM   #12 
  - This idea has been kicked around for years  gristy   Aug-01-10 12:34 AM   #9 
     - Exactly. But it has that placebo-like effect that a lot of folks might fall for.  Bill Bored   Aug-02-10 12:00 AM   #13 

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