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Emmer wants look at challenged ballots; Sutton says examination needed

A lawyer for Rep.

A lawyer for Rep. Tom Emmer wants to get a look at all the ballots being challenged and being considered “frivolous” by election officials statewide.

In a highly technical letter to the State Canvassing Board, Eric Magnuson said the Emmer campaign believes there are some “conflicts” between a few rules that the board established at their meeting on Nov. 23.

Here’s the letter. (PDF)

Meanwhile, GOP chairman Tony Sutton continues to hint at legal action after a recount, although no major issue seems to have arisen in the first two days of the automatic hand recount.