Mexican presidential recount rulings [Mexico TE]
Mexican presidential election recount rulings, Tribunal Electoral del Poder Judicial de la Federación, August 5, 2006 [rejecting a request by leftist presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador for a full ballot-by-ballot recount of all votes cast in the July 2 presidential election, which Obrador lost by less than a percentage point to conservative Felipe Calderon, and instead authorizing a partial recount of returns at 11,839 of the country's approximately 130,500 polling stations]. Review the full text of the rulings on a range of specific complaints. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.
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