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03.01.07

Single-Member Lawsuit Heads to Court

An ongoing legal battle over single-member districts returns to court tomorrow. 

City Attorney Bob Heath says that's when a judge will decide how to handle the contested election results.

The city is accused of mishandling a Single-Member Districts proposal on the November ballot. The measure was broken up into two different issues on the ballot, one to increase the size of the City Commission and another to elect members from single districts. 
 

The proposal did not pass.

Today both sides of a related fight over the city's at-large voting system formally agreed to put their case on hold until the matter is resolved.   

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