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Ballot Selfies Are Illegal in California (For Now)

It’s becoming a popular thing to do at polling places, but is it legal? Ballot selfies are becoming all the rage, but Nevada County Registrar of Voters Sandy Sjoberg says technically, they are not allowed…

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However, Sjoberg says that law changes next year. Governor Brown has signed legislation that allows ballot selfies, but that law doesn’t go into effect until January first, although the next election isn’t for another two years. Sjoberg says she doesn’t see anything wrong with people showing off their voter enthusiasm…

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Speaking of participation, early voting continues. In addition to normal business hours, the Elections Office at the Rood Center will be open from 9am to 4pm on Saturday.

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