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Muncie Mayoral Race Still In The Courts
Updated May 5, 2013 12:06 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(MUNCIE) - If you thought the Muncie mayoral race was settled more than a year ago, think again.

Republican Mayor Sharon McShurley and Democrat Jim Mansfield today square off before the Indiana Court of Appeals on the campus of Purdue University.

Mansfield is seeking a special election in the predominantly Democratic precinct 46 that would decide who won the 2007 race.

He was the apparent winner of the election until a recount requested by the Delaware County Republican Party threw out 19 absentee ballots from that precinct because a republican-appointed clerk had failed to initial them, changing the results of the election.

Each side gets 20 minutes to make their case.



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