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Could the Courts Throw out the Ballot Initiative?

September 29, 2015

A lawsuit filed last week says the ballot initiative process to try
to undo death penalty repeal didn’t properly identify the leaders
behind the effort and thus the ballot initiative  isn’t valid.

 

“Petition signers should have been told the “true and actual
sponsors” of the referendum drive because it could have influenced
their decision, the lawsuit says. It also argues that Ricketts used
his title as governor to raise money in letters to residents over the
summer.”

 

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