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Judge blocks Priola recall effort; organizers vow to appeal, press on

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Denver District Judge Marie A. Moses ruled that Sen. Kevin Priola can only be recalled by the people he currently represents. Priola, a longtime moderate Republican, announced he was crossing the aisle and joining the Democratic Party. The order does not shield Priola from a recall forever: His constituents to-be can recall him after the legislative session begins on Jan. 9.
Published 4 months ago · Denver, United States

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Judge blocks Priola recall effort; organizers vow to appeal, press on

In a win for Democratic hopes of controlling the Senate, a judge ruled that Sen. Kevin Priola can't be recalled by Coloradans he technically doesn't represent yet.

4 months ago·Denver, United States
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Judge stalls Kevin Priola recall; organizers say they will appeal, continue signature gathering

DENVER — Sen. Kevin Priola has won the  first legal skirmish in an attempt to recall him from office. The newly minted Democrat on Monday was granted a temporary injunction against the effort moving forward, a decision the recall organizers say they will appeal.Priola was originally elected in Senate District 25 as a Republican but jumped ship recently, citing discontent with the Republican party over election conspiracy claims and what he claim…

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