term limits

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6:15 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

Wyoming argues that the Secretary of State cannot challenge the term limit law

The state of Wyoming says Secretary of State Max Maxfield has no legal basis to file a lawsuit over term limits for state elected officials.
 
     In a recent filing with the state Supreme Court, Wyoming Attorney General Greg Phillips argued that because Maxfield has not said whether he will seek a third term he hasn't been harmed by the term limit law.
 

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6:32 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

Wyoming Supreme Court will hear term limits case

The Wyoming Supreme Court has agreed to
decide Secretary of State Max Maxfield's lawsuit challenging term
limits for statewide elected officials.
     Chief Justice Marilyn S. Kite on Tuesday signed a notice that
the court will decide whether the state law setting term limits for
statewide elected officials is constitutional and enforceable.
District Judge Thomas C. Campbell of Cheyenne earlier asked the
high court to resolve the question.
     Maxfield is now in his second four-year term as secretary of

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News
8:02 am
Wed January 18, 2012

Judge holds hearing on Wyoming term limits case

A lawyer for Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield says he expects to ask the state Supreme Court to decide the constitutionality of a state law setting term limits for statewide elected officials.

District Judge Thomas Campbell of Cheyenne heard arguments Tuesday from lawyers representing Maxfield and the Wyoming Attorney General's Office.

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