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Judge rejects GOP request to block Senate appointment

By John R. Ellement and Andrew Ryan
Globe Staff / September 26, 2009

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A Suffolk Superior Court judge rejected a request by the state Republican Party to block the appointment of Paul G. Kirk Jr. as interim US senator, clearing the way for the Democrat to take the oath of office in Washington yesterday. (Full article: 478 words)

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