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Gary Gordon Talks About Candidate Stage Names on Ballots in The Detroit News

August 7, 2017

Gary P. Gordon, Lansing-based member in Dykema’s Government Policy practice, and former Chief Deputy Attorney General for the State of Michigan, was quoted in the Detroit News article, “Kid Rock for U.S. Senate? Try Bob Ritchie.”

In his comments, Gordon opines that Michigan musician Robert James Ritchie could not lawfully use his famous professional name “Kid Rock” on a ballot if he decides to make a run for U.S. Senator.

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