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Oregon Measure 53 (Civil Forfeiture) 6/13/08 Update

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Seized-property measure in doubt: Votes too close to call, so a recount may decide issue, by Peter Wong • Statesman Journal:

With fewer than 600 votes separating passage from failure, the state Elections Division has ordered a hand recount of the ballots cast in the May 20 primary for a statewide measure allowing police to retain some proceeds from seized property….” (full story)

Previous post here, with link to full text of Measure 53.