The case was assigned to Judge Stacy L. Cook but a request was made by [George Sarantou]'s attorney for his case be assigned to a visiting judge [Sarantou v. Lucas County Board of Elections, et al. , Case No. CI0201008257].Sarantou issued the following statement on the filing: "Based on initial research done by my political consultant, lawyers, as well as volunteers with my campaign and the Lucas County Republican party-and on limited information provided by the Lucas County Board of Elections-I have decided to file a Contest of Election on the issues surrounding provisional ballots cast in the commissioner's race in the November 2010 election.
Sarantou Files Contest of Election in Lc Commissioner's Race
Dec. 13, 2010: George Sarantou, longtime Toledo City Councilman and candidate for Lucas County Commissioner,...