Conyers Challenges State Law in Effort to Get on August Ballot

May 21, 2014
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Long-time Detroit Congressman's spot on the ballot is in jeopardy because of state law that requires petition circulators to be registered voters

Source: Detroitnews

The legal team for U.S. Rep. John Conyers will try to persuade a Detroit federal judge Wednesday to put the Detroit Democrat on the primary ballot, based on past judicial rulings involving former presidential candidate Ralph Nader and a 1980 Colorado law. The 85-year-old congressman is asking U.S.

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