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Corporation of Harpers Ferry

2019 Municipal Election Contest

On 24 August 2019, the Town Council of the Corporation of Harpers Ferry heard testimony and received evidence in the trial of Case v. Johnson, No. 2019-HFTC-01, contesting a previous decision to reject four provisional ballots in the 2019 Harpers Ferry municipal elections. On 11 September, the Town Council issued its majority opinion and order, rejecting the four provisional ballots. A dissenting opinion was also issued. The case was appealed and is currently before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. This page has been established to detail the events of this case, including updated court filings and decisions.

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HARPERS FERRY

1000 Washington St
PO Box 217
Harpers Ferry WV  25425

Telephone: 304-535-2206

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