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Saturday, March 29, 2014

Beaufort bid decided

A Westmoreland County Judge on Friday quashed a Ligonier Township man's campaign to seek the Republican nomination for township supervisor in the May primary, finding that he did not meet a deadline to file necessary paperwork.
Judge Anthony G. Marsili told John Beaufort that he had done research into the case before Friday's evidentiary hearing.
“I just feel that my hands are tied. ... You won't be on the ballot,” Marsili said.

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