Maricopa County: Arizona judge denies GOP lawsuit to keep polls open in county after ballot ‘hiccups’ –GOP, Blake Masters and Kari Lake had sued to keep polls open for provisional ballots after issues earlier in the day | 8 Nov 2022 | An Arizona court ruled against a Republican-backed lawsuit to keep polls open for provisional ballots in Maricopa County after “hiccups” with some vote tabulators earlier in the day caused confusion at polling places. “The court does not have evidence there was a voter who was precluded the right to vote from what was presented,” the judge said minutes before polls closed Tuesday. “From what I’ve seen they all got a collection of their vote,” the judge also said as the lawyer for GOP Senate candidate Blake Masters’s campaign argued before the court. Masters’ campaign, the Republican National Committee and the campaign for Arizona gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake were behind the lawsuit.
Former DOD Contract Translator Arrested for Alleged Ties to ISIS | 7 Nov 2022 | A former Department of Defense (DOD) contract interpreter, Mohammad Rafi Mohammadi has been arrested for allegedly having lied about his connection to ISIS [I-CIA-SIS] in his application for a security clearance in conjunction with his employment by the DOD. The arrest of this defendant is of great significance; however, information about this case has been published in several news reports but, incredibly, has not been reported by the Justice Department or any other federal agency. Mohammadi is being prosecuted by the federal government and is alleged to have worked to assist ISIS, the group behind the bombing in Afghanistan that killed 13 American soldiers and grievously wounded many others.
Court Orders Release of True the Vote Leaders From Jail | 8 Nov 2022 | Two leaders of the election integrity group True the Vote were released from jail after an appeals court overruled a judge’s order that they be detained for contempt of court. Catherine Engelbrecht and Gregg Phillips were ordered released by a panel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit late on Nov. 6. “IT IS ORDERED that Petitioners’ opposed motion for release from detention is GRANTED pending further order of this court,” the panel said in the order, which was obtained by The Epoch Times. The panel consisted of Circuit Judges Catharina Haynes, a George W. Bush appointee; Kurt Engelhardt, a Donald Trump appointee; and Andrew Oldham, a Trump appointee. Engelbrecht and Phillips were released on Nov. 7.
Florida Rejects DOJ Plan to Place Monitors Inside Voting Locations | 8 Nov 2022 | U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) workers are not allowed inside polling locations, a Florida official has told the agency. Brad McVay, general counsel for the Florida Department of State, told DOJ election official John Russ that Florida law does not permit DOJ monitors to be stationed inside of polling places after the DOJ announced it would monitor compliance with federal voting laws in three Florida counties. “Earlier today, the Florida Department of State received copies of your letters to Miami-Dade and Broward Counties in which you seem to indicate that the Department of Justice will send monitors inside polling places in these counties. We also understand you sent a similar letter to Palm Beach County,” McVay wrote in a letter. “But Department of Justice monitors are not permitted under Florida law.” Florida law lists people who can enter a polling room or place and DOJ personnel “are not included on the list,” McVay said. Florida law lists people who can enter a polling room or place and DOJ personnel “are not included on the list,” McVay said.
ABC News Explains Why a ‘Red Mirage’ Will Occur Tuesday – Reveals Which States Democrats Are Going to Try to Steal | 7 Nov 2022 | ABC News explained why a “Red Mirage” will occur Tuesday on Election Day. “[Republican candidates’] leads will dwindle, or crumble completely, after perceived “dumps” of votes are recorded by state election officials who count mail-in and absentee ballots in the days — or even weeks — following Election Day.” ABC News said. ABC News revealed which states the Democrats are going to steal with post-Election Day ballot counting. “[The Red Mirage is] likely to occur in some of the same states where the phenomenon presented itself last cycle — in states like Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin — battleground states that also happen to feature some of the most hotly contested races of the election season.” ABC News said. We’ve seen this before. A Democratic data firm warned of a “Red Mirage” shortly before the 2020 election. The Democrats got away with the steal in 2020 so they’re doing it again.