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E-M:/ More fallout in Acme-Meijer dispute

Amendment foes didn't file finance reports on time
TRAVERSE CITY -- Rules that govern state campaign financing continue to trip up opponents of Acme Township's Board of Trustees.

The latest incident involves a proposed zoning ordinance amendment that appeared on the Jan. 15 ballot in Acme. Opponents defeated the measure by a 31-vote count, but their leaders failed to abide by state finance reporting laws, echoing a February 2007 recall campaign that turned out to be improperly funded by Meijer, Inc.


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