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High court: Voters entitled to accurate ballot

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ST. PAUL -- Voters should have an accurate ballot, the Minnesota Supreme Court said Tuesday in releasing its reason for switching candidates in a Duluth legislative race.

"Given the paramount interests of voters, who are entitled to a ballot that accurately identifies the candidates actually running for office," high court justices wrote, it was only fair to replace Rep. Kerry Gauthier's name with that of Erik Simonson.

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