The Maricopa County Libertarian Party won their lawsuit
with the Maricopa County Recorder's office to allow for our election observers to be experts in Computer Voting that could then evaluate many aspects of the process first hand and provide us with a report (PDF of Report)
. The initial argument given my the Maricopa County Elections director to the Maricopa County Chairman of the Libertarian Party was that the Computer Voting Experts were a 'security risk'. ???
An unexpected item in the report (Page #7) showed up on my radar screen like a neon lighted Borg Cube...
Oh,.. this is far from over :)
We've released the Maricopa report:
A focuses in HARD on Sequoia themselves, including what appear to be
dead-obvious violations of the certification rules drawing from data not even
the California top-to-bottom review people had.
Upshot: Sequoia's central
tabulator appears to be at least as vulnerable to tampering than Diebold's GEMS
if not moreso.
The rest of the report covers the blunders and security
flaws of the Maricopa County elections office and their alarming "outsource