Wade Emmert, Pena’s lawyer and a former Dallas County Republican Party chairman, said he was pleased with the court’s decision.

“I feel like the court made the right ruling, ”  Emmert said. “Any time that you try to keep someone off the ballot and disqualify qualified voters, I think that’s a problem.”

Source: Appeals court orders Irving officials to place woman on upcoming mayoral ballot  | Irving | Dallas News

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