Re: coin based voting --

From: <jones_at_cs_dot_uiowa_dot_edu>
Date: Wed Jul 05 2006 - 14:44:04 CDT

Quoting "D. C. Lapena" <chito.lapena@gmail.com>:

> This idea may be off field .. but what if we go back to the idea of a
> mechanical voting system that is token based?

It has been patented. Back in the late 19th century, Jacob H. Myers
patented such a machine. The patent is numbered consecutively with his
patent for the voting machine that had no tokens.

-- Doug Jones
-- jones@cs.uiowa.edu
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