Tag Archives: mohammad ali

Court bid to get Woking election result overturned

Get Surrey reports:

Woking Borough Council (WBC) will appear at the High Court later this month after an application was made to declare an election result invalid.

Labour hopeful Mohammad Ali, who came second at the borough council election for the Maybury and Sheerwater ward in May, has submitted the claim, highlighting what he calls ‘persistent electoral irregularities’ including the number of postal votes in the area and rejected ballots.

Posted in Election law | Also tagged | 5 Comments
Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarSIMON BANKS 28th Jan - 4:07pm
    Interesting by-product of the law on fixed terms. It gets rid of the constant uncertainty of "will the PM call an early election?" and its...
  • User AvatarSIMON BANKS 28th Jan - 4:03pm
    Gosh, theakes, you must live a long way north. The sharpest opposition to fracking proposals right now is in Lancashire.
  • User Avatarmch 28th Jan - 3:46pm
    The middle of the road is where hedgehogs get squashed. Bet we wish we hadn't voted for a fixed term Parliament. The good old British...
  • User AvatarDavid Allen 28th Jan - 3:35pm
    Matthew Huntbach said, "If there’s another coalition with the Tories, any chance of bringing the Liberal Democrats back to where they were will be lost,...
  • User AvatarDavid Faggiani 28th Jan - 3:17pm
    and thus, the Internet ended.
  • User AvatarMalcolm Todd 28th Jan - 3:14pm
    simon "Whatever nonsense people spout, no-one wants to pay more tax, and any party that tries to openly argue for it is destined for electoral...