Court: Rahm Emanuel’s name can’t be on mayoral ballot

Deanna Bellandi, Associated Press | 1-24-2011
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois Appeals Court ruled Monday that former White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel’s name can’t appear on the ballot for Chicago mayor because he didn’t live in the city in the year before the election.

The court threw Mr. Emanuel’s candidacy into doubt a month before the race when it voted 2-1 to overturn a judge’s ruling to keep his name on the Feb. 22 ballot……. Read More