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Supreme Court Lets Rhode Island Make Voting by Mail Easier Amid Pandemic

NYTimes.com Thursday, 13 August 2020
The court rejected a request from Republicans to block an order suspending a requirement that witnesses or a notary observe the completion of absentee ballots.
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