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AG's office issues opinion on election recount procedures

Release Date: Sep 27, 2023
TOPEKA – (Sept. 27, 2023) - Kansas Attorney General Kris Kobach's office today issued an opinion on procedures for election recounts.

"...A county conducting a recount may not substitute ballot images for the original paper ballots, unless the person requesting the recount specifically requests such substitution in a county that uses optical scanning equipment or electronic or electromechanical voting systems," the opinion reads.

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