Re: question on VVPAT testing in GA

From: <SomeThoughts_at_aol_dot_com>
Date: Mon Nov 06 2006 - 21:31:34 CST

chito.lapena@gmail.com writes:

> Does anyone know specifics about the Diebold VVPATs they will be testing
> here in Georgia tomorrow? We heard rumours that the models had "opaque doors"
> that the voter would have to open. We would like to pass out some flyers down
> here to instruct people on how they should use the machines in case there are
> no instructions at the polling place. I will also be documenting any voiced
> complaints on video.

http://www.eff.org/Activism/E-voting/infosheets2006/DieboldAccuVoteTSx.pdf

Also, for more info, go to
www.CountedAsCast.com/companies.php
 and scroll down to the section on Systems.

The doors are easy to flip open, but some poll workers in Calif were
instructed not to tell voters to open them. That defeats the purpose of a VVPAT.

Jim Soper

510 258 4857
www.CountedAsCast.com

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