West Virginia election officials missed a deadline for reminding voters about a proposed constitutional amendment on the November ballot.
Secretary of State Natalie Tennant doesn't believe that will prevent them from deciding whether to repeal term limits for county sheriffs come November.
The Legislature approved that question for the ballot during last year's session. However, the West Virginia Constitution requires the printing of the amendment in newspapers across the state months before the general election.
The notice wasn't published until after the deadline. Tennant's office cites four state Supreme Court cases they say should keep the proposal on the ballot despite the late notice.
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