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" We can conceive of no principle which permits the disfranchisement of innocent voters for the mistake, or even the willful misconduct, of election officers in performing the duty cast upon them. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will,... "
Reports of Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of the State of Utah - Page 121
by Utah. Supreme Court, Albert Hagan, John Augustine Marshall, John Maxcy Zane, James A. Williams, George L. Nye, Joseph M. Tanner, John Walcott Thompson, August B. Edler, William S. Dalton, Alonzo Blair Irvine, H. Arnold Rich, Harmel L. Pratt - 1905
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court And ..., Volume 89

New Jersey. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1917
...case reported in 50 A7. E. Rep. 51, Judge Bartlett, in speaking for the Court of Appeals (on p. 53), said: "The object of elections is to ascertain the...object of election laws is to secure the rights of dulyqualified electors, and not defeat them. Statutory regulations are enacted to secure freedom of...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 99

Law reports, digests, etc - 1917
...case reported in 155 NY 545, 554, 50 NE 51, 53, Judge Bartlett, In speaking for the Court of Appeals, said: "The object of elections is to ascertain the...of duly qualified electors, and not to defeat them. Statutory regulations are enacted to secure freedom nical obstructions to make the right of voting...
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The New York Supplement

Law reports, digests, etc - 1904
...mistake, or even the willful misconduct, of election officers in performing the duty cast upon them. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular...of duly qualified electors, and not to defeat them. Statutory regulations are enacted to secure freedom of choice and to prevent fraud, and not by technical...
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The New York Supplement

Law reports, digests, etc - 1907
...that the business interests will be injured unless the sale of liquor is carried on in the community. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will, and not to thwart it ; the object of the election law is to secure the rights of the duly qualified electors, and not to defeat them. The...
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The New York Supplement

Law reports, digests, etc - 1904
...Hirsh v. Wood, 148 NY 147, 42 NE 537 : 'The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will. aud not to thwart it. The object of election laws is to secure the rights of iluly qualified electors, and not to defeat them.' The contention of counsel for the relator, that...
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Reports of Selected Cases Decided in Courts of the State of New ..., Volume 102

Law reports, digests, etc - 1918
...construed liberally in favor of the voters. As was stated in People ex rel. Hirsh v. Wood, 148 NY 146 : ' ' The object of election laws is to secure the rights...of duly qualified electors, and not to defeat them. Statutory regulations are enacted to secure freedom of choice and to prevent fraud, and not by technical...
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The Miscellaneous Reports: Cases Decided in the Inferior Courts ..., Volume 32

Law reports, digests, etc - 1900
...to the candidates so favored an important benefit, — "The object of elections is to ascertain this popular will and not to thwart it. The object of election...duly qualified electors, and not to defeat them." In that case the result of the election was sustained, notwithstanding the clerk's error. In People...
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Documents of the Senate of the State of New York, Volume 4, Issues 11-28

New York (State). Legislature. Senate - New York (State) - 1900
...the mistake or even the wilful misconduct of election officers in performing the duty cast upon them. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will and not to thwart it." See note under I 17 In relation to issuance of certificates and a similar note under 28. 17....
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Report, Volume 4

New York (State) Dept. of excise - Alcoholic beverage industry - 1900
...the mistake or even the wilful misconduct of election officers in performing the duty cast upon them. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will and not to thwart it." See note under 17 in relation to Issuance of certificates and a similar note under 28. 17....
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Annual Report of the State Commissioner of Excise of the State of ..., Volume 4

New York (State). Dept. of Excise - Liquor industry - 1900
...the mistake or even the wilful misconduct of election officers in performing the duty cast upon them. The object of elections is to ascertain the popular will and not to thwart it." See note under 17 in relation to Issuance of certificates and a similar note under 28. 17....
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