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New York attorney sues state, city election boards over allegedly unconstitutional election law

Jessica Karmasek Mar. 22, 2016, 2:14pm

Evan A. Davis, senior counsel at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and a recognized authority on New York law, takes issue with the law’s “bizarre” requirement that an independent candidate, such as himself, must include the name and emblem of a nominating body, or given fictitious ones by the State.