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Emanuel off mayoral ballot

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In a stunning decision from an appellate court panel, Rahm Emanuel has been removed from the Chicago mayoral ballot

In a stunning decision from an appellate court panel, Rahm Emanuel has been removed from the City of Chicago's mayoral ballot. A panel of three judges decided in a 2-1 vote that Emanuel did not meet the residency standards required to run for the office of mayor.

We found this story first on the Chicago Sun Times.

Reports indicated that Emanuel's next step will be to appeal to the Illinois Supreme Court.

If you would like to view the 42-page decision, please click here.