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Smear: ACORN And Its Allies Stole The Minnesota Senate Election For Al Franken

September 17, 2009 9:51 am ET

Coleman made "[n]o claim of fraud in the election or during the recount."


ACORN and its allies stole MN Senate election for Al Franken


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Minnesota Supreme Court: Coleman Made "No Claim Of Fraud In The Election Or During The Recount." In its unanimous 5-0 ruling, the Minnesota Supreme Court stated that "[n]o claim of fraud in the election or during the recount was made by either party" and noted that "Coleman's counsel confirmed at oral argument that Coleman makes no claim of fraud on the part of either voters or election officials." Loyola Law School election law professor Rick Hasen "said the court's ruling Tuesday was so thorough that it also ruled out the possibility that either candidate -- or their lawyers -- could be accused of stealing the election." [Sources: Minnesota Supreme Court, In the Matter of the Contest of General Election: Sheehan and Coleman v. Franken, 6/30/2009; Pioneer Press (St. Paul, MN), 6/31/2009]


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