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Attorney: Miller working to meet borough request

...emptied when he resigned last year and that about 15,000 e-mails had been recovered. A Dec. 10 borough letter to Miller's attorneys, obtained by The Associated Press, demanded "any and all records" - including written memos of conversations...
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Miller closes gap with absentees

...mismarked their ballots in some way. "I think we're pursuing what's called 'the rule of law,'" Miller said. Miller's attorney, Thomas Van Flein, argued in court that "write-in ballots with misspellings are statutorily invalid." Miller...
High court considers disputed Senate race

...the first two claims as unsupported; he didn't address the third. The state has disputed the allegations but Miller's attorneys maintain he did not have adequate time to fully investigate the concerns. They say it's wrong to simply dismiss...
State high court throws out Miller claims

...oppose summary judgment in an election contest." Carey didn't rule on the third claim, raised late by Miller. Miller's attorney argued Miller should have been given further time to investigate all the concerns. The high court remanded to Superior...
Miller lifts certification opposition, fights on

...Murkowski, who ran as a write-in candidate. Miller's attorneys also asked U.S. District Judge Ralph during a weeklong hand count are excluded. Miller's attorneys argued the state should be held to a strict reading...
Alaska is not Florida

Alaska's spelling bee queen is state Elections Director Gail Fenumiai, who is personally judging whether thousands of Alaskans correctly spelled "Lisa Murkowski," or if they didn't, and many did not, whether what they did write was close enough.
Quick action sought on election challenge By next Wednesday, Carey wants written arguments and responses to a motion for summary judgment, he said. Miller's attorney, Michael Morley of Washington, D.C., appearing by teleconference, opposed the motion for summary judgment...
Miller protests Juneau vote-count location

...Wednesday from Anchorage to Juneau. State elections officials say the count has always been planned for Juneau. Miller's attorney, Thomas Van Flein, sent the state Division of Elections a letter calling the Juneau location "inconvenient...
Fairbanks judge moves Senate case to Juneau

JUNEAU - A state court judge has moved a lawsuit over Alaska's still-disputed U.S. Senate race from Fairbanks to the state capital, Juneau.
Judge: Alaska deserves senator by Jan. 3

...primary to Miller. Carey also found no support for concerns Miller raised about voting irregularities, though Miller's attorneys argue they weren't given time to investigate them further. The state, relying on case law, used discretion...


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