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Old 05-17-2019, 02:33 PM
Little Nemo is offline
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Originally Posted by Shodan View Post
Obviously it wouldn't stand up for twenty minutes to any kind of a court challenge, but could the legislature pass that kind of ex post facto law? The laws that control an election are the laws in force at the time of the election.
I agree. Legislatures can set up whatever kind of election procedures they want before an election. But I don't think they can enact a law that overturns an election that's already happened.