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Mon November 5, 2012

Suit Challenges 2 Amendments On Ala. Ballot

A lawsuit by a Montgomery woman challenges Amendment 9 and 10 on the Nov. 6 ballot.

A Montgomery woman has filed suit challenging two constitutional amendments that are on Tuesday's statewide ballot.

Sandra Bell asked a judge Monday to block officials from certifying the vote on Amendments 9 and 10.

Bell says the proposals violate the very state Constitution they seek to amend. She is representing the Alabama Association for Judeo-Christian Values.

Amendment 9 would update a constitutional article on corporations. Amendment 10 could modernize language on banks, including removing mention of the gold standard.

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