Nader suit against state of Hawaii moving forward
HONOLULU, Hawaii: Ralph Nader's suit challenging Hawaii's ballot access laws will be heard by the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Nader’s brief is due on October 13, 2009 and the state’s brief is due November 12, 2009. The case, Nader v Cronin, 08-16444, has been pending since 2004. Specifically, the case addresses whether the state should require six times as many signatures for an independent presidential candidate as it requires for an entire ballot-qualified party.
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