Coleman Willing to Continue Minn. Election Battle

Former senator 'not ruling out' state, federal appeals
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 24, 2009 2:59 PM CDT
Democratic Senate candidate Al Franken, with his wife Franni at his side, speaks to members of the media, Jan. 5, 2009.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Norm Coleman is leaving himself the option of taking the case of Minnesota’s disputed Senate election all the way to the US Supreme Court, Politico reports. The Republican is not “at this point” expecting to go that far—after all, that’d be after the Minnesota Supreme Court and federal appellate courts—but said today he’s “not ruling out anything.”