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Minneapolis attorney Erick Kaardal announces Monday that he represents two conservative groups and four Republican state lawmakers in a court action to end online voter registration until the Legislature can consider it. Forum News Service photo by Don Davis

Suit: Minnesota’s online voter registration overstepped law

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ST. PAUL — Legislators’ verbal jabs against Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie over his launch of online voter registration turned into a court action Monday as two conservative groups and four Republican legislators filed suit.


They claim Ritchie does not have authority to make such a change on his own.

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