12/07/10, 02:23 PM
The state Supreme Court released an opinion on Tuesday that
closes off Emmer's attempt to disqualify some votes in the race.
The court last month had rejected his petition to make local
officials match the number of votes and voters using polling place
A small fraction of the ballots
Republican Tom Emmer's campaign challenged in the Minnesota
governor's race recount will go before a state board charged with
declaring a winner.
The manual review of ballots in the Minnesota governor's race has concluded. Hennepin County wrapped up its recount Friday evening, joining the other 86 counties that finished their hand tallies earlier in the week. Meanwhile, ballot challenges called frivolous will get additional scrutiny from lawyers in the Minnesota governor's recount.