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Petition to Review Ballot Title Filed in Circuit Court

Petition to Review Ballot Title filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court

A petition to review the Ballot Title prepared by the City Attorney for an initiative petition filed to repeal the City's Publicly Funded Campaign System was filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court 9/2/05 by Carol Cushman (League of Women Voters of Portland), Maureen Kirk (Oregon Public Interest Research Group), Sid Lezak, Christopher Smith, Nancy Sussman (Oregon Action), Janice Thompson (Money in Politics Research Action Project).
 
Per the City Elections Manual Published by the Secretary of State's Office: 
 
"After a petition to review a ballot title is filed, the Circuit Court conducts its review. The review of the ballot title by the Circuit Court shall be the first and final review. After reviewing the ballot title the Circuit Court renders its decision and certifies a ballot title meeting the requirements of ORS 250.035 to the city elections official."
 
The City Auditor cannot approve signature sheets for this petition until after the ballot title review process is completed.
 

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Table of Contents
Council Referrs Measure to November 2014 General Election Ballot (7/24/2014)
Prospective Recall Petition Filed; Cover and Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (07/14/2014)
Prospective Recall Petition Filed; Cover and Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (07/11/2014)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Leah Marie Dumas 3/10/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Nicholas Caleb 03/10/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Joe Meyer 03/07/14)
Initiative Petition (PDX 4) Qualifies for Ballot (2/06/14)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (01/08/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Sharon Yvette Maxwell 01/07/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Nick Fish 01/06/14)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for November 2014 General Election (12/20/2013)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (11/13/13)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for November 2014 General Election (10/28/2013)
Initiative Petition PDX 04 Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (10/14/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Michael Durrow 09/17/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Dan Saltzman 09/16/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Mary Hull Caballero 09/12/13)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (8/8/13)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for May 2014 Primary Election (7/26/13)
Withdrawal of Prospective Petition - PDX 3 (7/25/13)
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