Scott Gessler v. Denver clerk Debra Johnson in latest lawsuit to target Secretary of State

After responding to some negative headlines surrounding a botched voter registration mailing, Secretary of State Scott Gessler is fielding more criticism this week -- this time from a lawsuit that first reached his office via reporters' inquiries.

The suit comes from Denver Clerk and Recorder Debra Johnson, a Democrat, who is concerned that a new rule from the Secretary of State would stop some registered voters from receiving mail-in ballots. Gessler says it won't.

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