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Critics demand fairer prop ballot labels and summaries, but lawsuits are flaming out

In California elections, it’s practically tradition. About 100 days before the election, the state attorney general writes up a label and succinct summary of each ballot proposition. And then, like clockwork, pro- and anti-camps spend the next 20 days feverishly filing lawsuits. Their goal: convince judges, before the ballot goes to print, that the attorney […]