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King-Tighe-Hogan-Case to forfeit votes following Judicial Council sanction

| Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The King-Tighe-Hogan-Case ticket, running for sophomore class council, will be required to forfeit 33 votes in Thursday’s elections, Judicial Council announced in a press release Thursday morning.

According to the release, the ticket violated election regulations outlined in Section 17.1(f) of the student body constitution.

Section 17.1(f) states “E-mail as a source of campaigning may be used; however, the use of Listservs is prohibited. A listserv email is any email that ends in “@listserv.nd.edu” or any variations in terms of capitalization thereon. Google Groups created for use by a Residence Hall, Student Union Organization, or University department, office or official may not be used in campaigning,” according to the release.

The ticket had not responded to a request for comment by time of publication.

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