2000 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

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2000 Presidential Election

A key member of the Gore-Lieberman Team in the historic Presidential recount litigation.


2000 Presidential Election

Justices Delay Final Result

The Miami Herald

JUSTICES DELAY FINAL RESULT, SET MONDAY HEARING

In a stunning setback for the Bush campaign, the Miami-Dade canvassing board voted 2-1 Friday to authorize a full manual recount of the county's 653,963 ballots, reversing an earlier decision against the hand tally.

Back to the ballots: Kendall Coffey, attorney for the Democratic Party, addresses the Miami-Dade canvassing board, which decided Friday to launch a hand recount of 653,963 votes that could last nearly a month.

Tensions High as Gore's team makes its case

The Atlanta Journal - Constitution

TENSIONS HIGH AS GORE'S TEAM MAKES ITS CASE

Florida hearing continues today on recounts.

While the U.S. Supreme Court justices worked a rare weekend to decide the fate of earlier recounts, Gore's lawyers opened their case contesting the state's official election results.

Behind the Lines

Miami Business - JANUARY 2001

BEHIND THE LINES

Hours before the polls closed in Florida on Nov. 7, a huddle of attorneys from Miami began mobilizing behind presidential hopefuls George W. Bush and Al Gore. The common denominator among the group: a desperate sense of urgency and the understanding that their choice of client could alter their careers forever.
JoiningForces: Kendall Coffey and former Secretary of State Warren Christopher field questions about Gore's ballot recount effort.

Gore Lawyers Hit Jackpot with gamble on ballots

The Miami Herald

GORE LAWYERS HIT JACKPOT WITH GAMBLE ON BALLOTS

Message from Al Gore

MESSAGE FROM AL GORE

"For my counselor, and ally and friend Kendall Coffey, with thanks for your heroic work - and for the best brief ever filed before the Fla. Supreme Ct."
Al Gore