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Federal Judge Rejects State Election Law, Puts John Conyers Back On Primary Ballot

24 May 2014 / 13 Comments
 
 
This election year, Democrat and longtime Congressman John Conyers did not satisfy Michigan election law by getting enough valid signatures on his nomination petitions, so the state ruled he did not qualify for the ballot. Now a federal judge has vacated the state’s decision and put Conyers back on the ballot.

The Congressman’s 49-year career was threatened with a sudden ending if he did not make the primary ballot, but Conyers can now breathe a sigh of relief as a federal judge has stepped in to challenge state authorities.
 U.S. District Judge Matthew Leitman, an Obama nominee who has only been on the bench for two months, is now insisting that some of the state’s findings are incorrect.

Read more at breitbart.com

Read more at http://minutemennews.com/2014/05/federal-judge-rejects-state-election-law-puts-john-conyers-back-primary-ballot/#sT3pbx1MegVSUUyD.99
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