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RECEIV D
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BEFORE THE KIG COUNY CANASSING BOAR
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9 IN RE: CHALENGE TO VOTER REGISTRATIONS SUBMITTED IN 2006

10 BY THE ASSOCIATION OF COMMITY
ORGANIZATIONS FOR REFORM NOW
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) NOTICE OF VOTER ) REGISTRATION CHALLENGES
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14 TO: SHERR HUF, Director
15 King County Administration Building
500 Fourh Avenue, Room 553

King County Records, Elections and Licensing

16 Seattle, WA 98104-2337

17 PLEASE TAK NOTICE that, pursuant to Chapter 29A.08 RCW, DanielSatterberg,
18 Interi King County Prosecuting Attorney, by and through Stephen Hobbs, Senior Deputy

19 Prosecuting Attorney, hereby challenges the voter registrations in the names on the attached list

20 and seeks to have the names associated with these voter identification numbers removed from the

21 statewide voter registration database. The Prosecuting Attorney is challenging these names on
22 the grounds that these registrations were fraudulently created and that the individuals listed in the

23 attached list did not complete the voter registration forms submitted in their name. The
Norm Maleng, Prosecuting Attorney
. Daniel T. Satterberg, Interim Prosecuting Attorney

CIVIL DIVISION
W 400 King County Courthouse

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516 Third Avenue Seattle, Washington 98104 (206) 296-9015/SCAN 667-9015/FAX (206) 296-0191

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individuals whose names were used on the fraudulent registration forms did not paricipate in
this fraudulent activity, nor did they have any knowledge that it was taing place. This challenge

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is based upon the attached declaration and the evidence that will be presented at the voter
registration challenge hearng.

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DATED ths £ day of July, 2007.
NORM MAENG
Kig County Prosecuting Attorney

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By:Lti
DECLARTION

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Steplien Hobbs, WSBA #18935 Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Under penalty of perjur under the laws of the state of Washington, the undersigned
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hereby declares as follows:
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1. I am over the age of 18 years and am competent to testify as to the matters set

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fort herein in that they are based upon facts either within my personal knowledge or apparent
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fröm the record.
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I am a senior deputy prosecuting attorney for King County, Washington and make
the previous Notice of

this declaration in support of

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Voter Registration Challenge.

3. I have been responsible on behalf of the King County Prosecuting Attorney for

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King County's role in ajoint federal and county investigation into the validity of

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voter

registrations submitted to King County by the Association of Communty Organizations for

Reform Now ("ACORN") durng the 2006 election cycle.
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Norm Maleng, Prosecuting Attorney
Daniel T. Satterberg, Interim Prosecuting Attorney

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CIVIL DIVISION W400 King County Courtouse 516 Third Avenue
Seate, Washingtn 98104

(206) 296-9015/SCAN 667-9015/FAX (206) 296-0191

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In the course of

this investigation, it has been determined that the voter

2 registrations under the names and voter identification numbers on the attached list were

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4 fraudulent registration forms did not paricipate in this fraudulent activity, nor did they have any

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It has fuer been established that no votes were cast under any of

the voter

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A voter registration challenge hearing before the King County Canvassing Board

9 has been set for Thursday, July 26, 2007 at 9:00 in the Rainer room on the 5th Floor ofthe King

10 County Courhouse, 516 Third Avenue, Seattle, W A 98104. The purose ofthis hearng is to
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'" Signed at Seattle, Washington this i day of July, 2007.

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Norm Maleng, Prosecuting Attorney
Daniel T. Satterberg, Interim Prosecuting Attorney

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CIVIL DIVISION W400 King County Courthouse 516 Third Avenue Seattle, Washington 98104 (206) 296-9015/SCAN 667-9015/FAX (206) 296-0191


				
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