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By Sam Edwards and Paul Day BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) – The Spanish government said on Tuesday regional police will take control of any voting booths before a Catalan referendum on independence this weekend which it deems illegal.
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Police to take over polling stations in Catalonia to thwart independence ballot — The Crusader Journal
Update: a formal police statement has now been issued clarifying this matter.
The SKWAWKBOX received reports at the weekend that a fake polling station had been set up in Bristol during last month’s General Election, with a claim that this had been confirmed by an unnamed returning officer. 232 more words
I’ve stood outside many a polling station in my time. At the recent General Election I saw a notice outside the polling station I was at that I’d not seen previously. 165 more words