DREs Lose Round Two

Counties Choose Paper Ballots Despite Court Ruling
“It ain’t over till it’s over.”
- Yogi Berra
Just 3 weeks ago, when we thought the ruling by the State Board of Elections had finally eliminated DREs from New York State after […]

Blind Justice

Court Orders DREs Can Be Sold in NY
It seemed inconceivable that the New York State Supreme Court would overrule the decision of the Board of Elections and allow LibertyVote’s DRE to be purchased by New York counties. But on Monday, 2/4/8, that is exactly what happened, astonishing legal experts and frustrating advocates who thought we’d […]

DREs Take It To Court

Court Asked to Reverse State Ruling Eliminating DREs
Judge Expected to Rule on 2/4/8
The DRE vendor LibertyVote argued in New York State Court that the State Board of Elections acted “ arbitrarily and capriciously” when it decided the DRE does not qualify for use as a Ballot Marking Device in 2008. Now the Court […]