Judge sides with Franson, orders removal of 35 ballots
State House District 8B candidate Mary Franson won a legal decision involving her one-vote victory over Bob Cunniff.
Last Tuesday, Judge David Battey granted Franson's request to declare that "obvious errors" had occurred in the election, which will trigger a process Franson favored: Removing 35 votes at random from three precincts in Alexandria where the mistakes occurred.
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