With more and more races getting closer and closer, lawyers for both parties are ready to challenge various stages of the electoral process. How long will it take before we know who controls the next Congress? Will challenges and delays damage confidence in American democracy? Plus, sectarian response to Saddam's death sentence, and ballot measures challenging judicial independence.
Electoral Challenges and Confidence in Democracy
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Saddam's Death Sentence and Reconciliation in Iraq
Yesterday's death sentence for Saddam Hussein has outraged Sunnis and led to predictions that sectarian difference might never be resolved. But today, a draft proposal from...
Voters to Consider Curbs on Judicial Authority
South Dakota's " Jail 4 Judges " measure, Amendment E, would allow citizens to sue judges who made legal decisions they didn't like.