posted on Dec, 11 2003 @ 01:35 PM
Links stolen from Slashdot but buttered with my own style:
We all know diebold backed off from suing edu institutions. What we don't know is that if they had taken the case to court and lost they would set a
precedent. That's why they backed off.
From sustained activism the lower levels of the media are finally picking the dangers up. Will that be enough? What legislative action are we
I present thee a link roll:
Nevada. Smart state. Got a lot of slot machines. Rigorous rules to make one. Decided there's no reason a voting machine shouldn't follow the same
rules. (Isn't that funny? Gambling machines are regulated better than voting machines in most states? LMAO.
) Senator Dean Heller is requiring a
paper trail: www.rgj.com...
On Nevada voting machines in general:
Next. The enemy has banded together and created a monster known as ETC: news.com.com...
Think about that. Those companies
responsible for constructing the new channels of democracy are banding together to have more bargaining power.
Senator Bob Graham (D-Florida), god bless his soul, graham.senate.gov...
requires a voter verified audit trail, bans the use of
"undisclosed" software and wireless communication for software ... all for Nov 2004.
Rep. Holt requires similarly with holt.house.gov...
I hope the powers that be won't block the bill based on time frame
issues. We need a semblance of democracy NOW, not later.
Another email representing Diebold's intention to Maryland: www.gazette.net...
Life's sweet. Eat it up.