No. 02-AA-854.

804 A.2d 316 (2002)

Anthony A. WILLIAMS, Petitioner, v. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA BOARD OF ELECTIONS AND ETHICS, Respondent. Dorothy A. Brizill, Shaun Snyder, Gary Imhoff, and Mark Sibley, Intervenors.

District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

Decided August 7, 2002.

As Corrected August 14, 2002.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Vincent Mark J. Policy, with whom Douglas J. Patton, Paul J. Kiernan, and Damien G. Stewart were on the brief, Washington, DC, for petitioner.

Kenneth J. McGhie, with whom Terri D. Stroud and Rudolph McGann were on the brief, for respondent.

Ronald L. Drake, Washington, DC, for intervenors.

Before FARRELL, REID, and WASHINGTON, Associate Judges.


Anthony Williams, the Mayor of the District of Columbia, petitions for review of a decision of the District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics (the Board) denying him a place on the ballot for the Democratic mayoral primary election scheduled for September 10, 2002.1 The Mayor's principal argument before us is that the Board exceeded its authority in categorically excluding the signatures contained on nominating petitions...

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