Democrats ask judge to reconsider suit against Sununu over emergency spending power
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Democratic members of the state Legislature are asking a judge to reconsider an April decision that threw out their lawsuit against Gov. Chris Sununu.

In a motion filed Friday in Hillsborough County Superior Court, the Democratic legislators argue the April 22 ruling in which Judge David Anderson wrote they did not have standing to sue the governor was made in a hurry. There were only two days between the time the governor’s attorneys raised the issue of standing and the hearing on the matter, resulting in a “flurry” of filings which made an orderly and complete exposition of the issues virtually impossible, the motion reads.

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