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Bush v. Gore in Historical Perspective

Posted on December 9, 2010, 11:00 am

History teaches that, far from being a freakish anomaly, Bush v. Gore is just a particularly visible sign of a problematic phenonemon that is deep-rooted in our nation's democracy.

Minnesota Supreme Court Settles Reconciliation Issue

Posted on December 7, 2010, 7:21 pm

The dispute over reconciliation in the state's gubernatorial election is over, but the court points out an issue that could prove troublesome in future close elections.  UPDATE: The Republican candidate has now conceded.

A Note on Reconcilation in Minnesota

Posted on December 3, 2010, 2:25 pm

It looks as is if, going forward, "reconciliation" will be the main issue in the still-unresolved gubernatorial election in Minnesota.  This post discusses Minnesota law on reconcilation and how it might play out in this year's election.


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