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(Former Olympic gold medalist speaks to reporters inside the US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  Photo by David Madden)

Carl Lewis Back On Ballot In New Jersey Senate Race

Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis was ordered back on the ballot in a New Jersey state Senate election by a federal appeals court Tuesday in possibly the final word in a court drama over whether the celebrity political newcomer would meet a four-year residency requirement for state senators.

09/13/2011

(Olympic gold medal winner Carl Lewis on April 11th, 2011, the day he announced a run for the New Jersey State Senate.  AP photo)

Attorney For Carl Lewis Holds Out Hope For Olympian’s NJ Ballot Effort

Olympic runner Carl Lewis is running out of legal options to get back on the ballot for a Burlington County seat in the New Jersey State Senate.

05/03/2011