Your Whole Family Already Voted: Incident At Polling Station Points Up Inconsistencies In Russian Constitutional Ballot

When a Moscow couple arrived at their local polling station to cast their ballots in Russia’s weeklong vote on constitutional amendments, they were surprised to hear from election officials that their whole family had already voted, even though they hadn’t. The incident has added to scrutiny of the vote, which has been marred by evidence of irregularities.

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