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Minnesota Supreme Court rejects challenge to photo ID


ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota conservatives won key victories Monday in their push to require voters to show photo identification at the polls and to ban gay marriage in the state constitution.

In a pair of 4-2 rulings, the Minnesota Supreme Court rejected a lawsuit from liberal groups who sought to toss the photo ID question off the ballot and struck down substitute ballot titles that Democratic Secretary of State Mark Ritchie wrote for both proposed constitutional amendments.

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