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Duggan Appeals Order To Remove Him From Detroit Mayoral Ballot

June 13, 2013

Detroit mayoral candidate Mike Duggan is appealing a judge’s order to remove his name from the August primary ballot. A Wayne County judge agreed with legal challenges by rival candidate Tom Barrow and activist Robert Davis that Duggan filed his paperwork to run for mayor before he had met the requirement of being a Detroit resident for a year. But Duggan tells WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter he met the spirit of the law and was surprised the Wayne County judge had already written an opinion before attorneys had even argued the case before her…