Ballot Access

6:48 am
Fri March 21, 2014

Judge Upholds Keeping Two Libertarian Candidates Off The Ballot

Libertarian Gubernatorial Candidate Charlie Earl
Credit Libertarian Party of Ohio


A federal judge has sided with Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted's decision to throw two Libertarian candidates off the ballot.

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9:51 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Hearings On Whether Libertarians Stay On Ballot

Libertarian candidates filed to run for the five statewide executive offices this year – but two had enough valid signatures to qualify for the ballot. And protests have been filed against both of them that could get them tossed off the ballot entirely. 

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7:17 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Judge Temporarily Delays Law Restricting Minor Parties Ballot Access

A judge has ruled against a law that makes it harder for minor party candidates to get on the ballot.

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12:24 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Groups Lining Up To Oppose Bill Limiting Ballot Access

The American Civil Liberties Union says it is joining third parties in Ohio in opposing a bill that sets new hurdles to ballot access.

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