The Star Tribune reported:

"Board members unanimously voted to reject the Franken campaign’s request that they include the rejected absentee ballots in the recount. During the discussion, they stressed the fact that they weren’t rejecting the merits of the arguments made by Franken's attorneys.They also made it clear they're fully expecting this issue to be litigated separtely from the recount procedure."

This video is from, broadcast Nov. 26, 2008.

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