A judge on Wednesday declined to stop an audit of the 2020 presidential election in Maricopa County, Arizona, from going forward.
Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Martin dismissed a challenge brought by the Arizona Democratic Party.
Breaking: Maricopa County Judge denies Democrat’s request to stop the election audit. The audit continues!
— Maricopa Arizona Audit (@ArizonaAudit) April 28, 2021
Martin was assigned to the case on Monday after Judge Christopher Coury recused himself the previous day. A newly assigned attorney working for one of the parties worked as an extern in Courey’s office within the past five years, according to The Hill.
The lawsuit filed by the Democrats on Thursday alleged that Senate Republicans do not have proper procedures in place to ensure the security of the ballots and called