By John Gideon on 8/2/2006, 4:59pm PT  

Guest Blogged by John Gideon of VotersUnite.org and VoteTrustUSA.Org

Three disability advocacy groups have filed suit in California against the SoS and five counties for using voting systems that are not accessible, according to the groups. The list of systems includes AutoMark and Hart eSlate and Diebold TSx but not Sequoia Edge / "We have lousy voting machines and no results. When I voted this afternoon, there were three men standing behind me who could've seen how I voted." said Park City, Kansas Mayor Dee Stuart about Sedgwick Counties ES&S voting system. / Shelby Co. Tennessee sent their Diebold voting machines home with election workers for the night tonight, ignoring the federal certification memorandum....

  • NAtional: Democracy In Crisis: An Interview with Mike Papantonio
    An Explanation of the Qui Tam Cases Filed Against Some Electronic Voting Machine Companies LINK
  • NAtional: Whistleblower lawsuit filed against e-voting industry LINK
  • NAtional: Blowing the whistle on Diebold (Kennedy Qui Tam) LINK
  • NAtional: Lawmaker urges residents to exercise vote LINK
  • NAtional: EAC Requests Public Comment On Draft of 2006 Election Survey LINK
  • NAtional: Election Monitoring Shows Commitment to Democracy LINK
  • AZ: Pima County - Our Opinion: Security of vote machines still in doubt. Before Pima County commits to using touchscreen voting machines, it must know that the system is totally secure. LINK
  • CA: State, Alameda County sued over voter access LINK
  • CA: Lawsuit Filed Against Voting Machines LINK
  • CA: Disabled voters sue five counties, state over access LINK
  • CA: San Diego County - County sued over handling of primary: Lawsuit asks court to order recount of Bilbray-Busby race LINK
  • CO: Morgan County - Calling all voters Sheriff, assessor races to highlight primary elections (Hart Intercivic) LINK
  • KS: Computer glitch stalls some election results (VoTech) LINK
  • KS: Labette County - 16% of voters cast ballots LINK
  • KS: Sedgwick County - Voting reforms pass their first test (ES&S iVotronic) LINK
  • KS: Sedgwick County - County 4th District candidates left hanging LINK
  • KS: Sedgwick County - Glitches mark new voting system LINK
  • MO: Boone County - Poll workers learn to use newfangled election gear LINK
  • NM: Columnist - Safe and secure. Paper ballots will give New Mexico uniform voting procedures LINK
  • PA: Bucks County - Calming voters' fears. County Commissioners attempt to ease residents' concerns about using new voting machines in the upcoming election LINK
  • PA: Centre County - County OKs voting system contract. But opponents of the touch-screens say protest not over (ES&S iVotronic) LINK
  • TN: Veterans Fired On Corrupt Politicians To Prevent Election Fraud. Some Little-Known American History For Your Reading Pleasure, from Athens, Tennessee, August 1/2, 1946. LINK
  • TN: Don't wait until the last minute to vote LINK
  • TN: Hamilton County - Kick the Rats Out! Election results may take a little longer to process Thursday – but they’ll be escorted by both parties (Diebold) LINK
  • TN: Shelby County - Diebold says voting machines are ready for Thursday's election LINK
  • TN: Shelby County - Justice Department to have observers at the polls LINK
  • WA: Federal Judge Protects Eligible Voters In Washington. Court Blocks Law Creating New Obstacles to Voter Registration LINK
  • WA: Judge bars state from enforcing new voter registration law LINK
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