Re: Council yanks voting machine funding

From: Alan Dechert <alan_at_openvotingconsortium_dot_org>
Date: Sat Aug 14 2004 - 16:15:28 CDT

Also note that the VeriVote printer assembly scrolls the printout from one
reel to the other preserving the order of the vote. This appears to violate
safeguards for a secret ballot. I can't imagine this becoming widely
accepted, and I find it surprising that NV is using it.

Alan D.

> Great story... just wanted to note for the record: The Sequoia AVC
> Edge can be equipped with a VeriVote printer assembly to print
> voter-verifiable paper audit trails under glass. That's being used in
> Nevada in November (and was also the subject of a Sequoia SNAFU
> earlier last week in CA). -Joe
>
> On Sat, 14 Aug 2004 12:35:34 -0700, Alan Dechert
> <alan@openvotingconsortium.org> wrote:
> > Kudos to Charlie!
> >
> > http://www.lamonitor.com/articles/2003/11/19/headline_news/news03.txt
> >
> > Alan D.
> >
>
>
> --
> Joseph Lorenzo Hall
> UC Berkeley, SIMS PhD Student
> http://pobox.com/~joehall/
> blog: http://pobox.com/~joehall/nqb2/
>
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