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October 4, 2013 8:20 PM

Lawsuit threat over elections format very real

Local school boards have been moving to electing their members by district because of the threat of a lawsuit. The city of Modesto knows all about that because it lost such a lawsuit several years ago. Modesto voters went along and altered the city charter to confirm the change, and we’re in the second full cycle of electing council members by district.

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