Arkansas Supreme Court rules to keep proposals on ballot
October 18, 2020
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court ruled that two proposed amendments will not be removed from the general election ballot next month, upholding a lower court's decision to dismiss the case against the secretary of state.
Tom Steele, chairman of the Arkansas Term Limits committee, filed the lawsuit against Republican Secretary of State John Thurston in an effort to remove two separate ballot measures.
Steele argued that ballot titles for Issue 2 and Issue 3 are misleading, insufficient and fail to inform voters of their specific proposals and, as a result, the substanti...