A judge ruled Monday night that despite serious questions about election security  Georgia can continue to use its touchscreen voting system in the 2018 election rather than add paper ballots to the mix but issued a scathing rebuke of the state’s usage of such old machinery.

U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg admonished Georgia officials for sticking their “head in the sand” in the face of evidence that showed the state’s election systems had security holes.

In a court ruling, Judge Richard Leon described the agency’s tactics as "almost Orwellian".
In a court ruling, Judge Richard Leon described the agency’s tactics as "almost Orwellian".

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