Tag: California Voting Rights Act (CVRA)

Shenkman clients Sanchez, Noonan sue city, say districts lines violate election code

Shenkman clients Sanchez, Noonan sue city, say districts lines violate election code

| November 14, 2018 | 2 Comments

Two Martinez residents, represented by the same Malibu attorney firm that threatened to sue the city if it didn’t abandon at-large elections, have filed a suit claiming the Council-adopted districts violate the election code. Plaintiffs Felix Sanchez and Nancy Noonan also accuse 100 unnamed defendants in the suit, which says those individuals have violated the […]

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Contra Costa County Elections Department wrongly blames Martinez School Board, City for voting confusion

Contra Costa County Elections Department wrongly blames Martinez School Board, City for voting confusion

| August 29, 2018 | 9 Comments

by Jonathan T Wright and Rob Schroder In a recent letter to voters, the Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder and Registrar of Voters, advised an unknown number of voters residing in both the City of Martinez and the Martinez Unified School District that their voting precinct had been eliminated and they would be permitted only to vote […]

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