Colorado Secretary of State files brief in lawsuit to bar Mesa County clerk from election

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(The Center Square) - Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold filed the initial brief in her lawsuit to remove Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters from the upcoming election for allegedly compromising the security of the county's voting system.

Claims of voter suppression in newly enacted state laws don’t all hold up under closer review

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As states across the U.S. enact new laws relating to elections, there have been efforts to capture, in aggregate, the effects of those laws. Reports that new election laws will "restrict" voting or have an "anti-voter" effect misrepresent what many of the laws will do.

Colorado secretary of state's office investigating Mesa County election system

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(The Center Square) - The Mesa County clerk's office is under investigation for an alleged security breach of its voting system, the Colorado secretary of state's office said Monday.

According to Secretary of State Jena Griswold's office, several components of Mesa County's voting system were published on social media, including images that appeared to show the passwords specific to the individual hardware station.