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SPECIAL ELECTION Definition & Legal Meaning

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An election for a particular emergency; out of the regularcourse; as one held to fill a vacancy arising by death of the incumbent of the office.Electiones fiant rite et libere sine in- terruptione aliqua. Elections should be made indue form, and freely, without any interruption. 2 Inst. 109.


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