Westchester County Board of Election Invalidate AbdulMalik M. Deumah’s Petition to Contest the Workplace of Yonker Metropolis Councilperson to Characterize District four within the June 22, 2021 Main Election – Yonkers Tribune.

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WHITE PLAINS, NY — April 26, 2021 —The Supreme Court of the State of New York County of Westchester accepted Petitioner/Objector Augustine Morales against AbdulMalik M. Deumah, the Repondent/Candidate, as well as The Westchester County Board of Elections, Reginald LaFayette and Douglas Colety, Commissioners constituting the Board, Respondents for the following order…

For an Order, pursuant to Sections 16-100, 16-102 and 16-116 of the Election Law, Declaring Invalid the Designating Petition Purporting to Designate the Respondent(s)-Candidate(s) as a candidate of the Democratic Party for Public Office of Member of the Yonkers City Council, Fourth Council District, in the Primary Election to be held on the 22nd day of June 2021, and to Restrain the said Board of Elections from printing and Placing the Names of Said Respondent(s)-Candidate(s) Upon the Official Ballots of Such Primary Election.
DECISION & ORDER
Index No.: 54142/2021

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ABDULMALIK M. DEUMAH, filed a designating petition with the Westchester County Board of Elections which named petitioner as a candidate for the Public Office of Member of the Yonkers City Council, Fourth Council District, in the Primary Election to be held on the 22nd day of June 2021. Petitioner AUGUSTINE MORALES filed a petition seeking to invalidate said designating petition, and upon proceedings including testimony regarding same, ABDULMALIK M. DEUMAH withdraws said designating petition.

Based on the foregoing, it is ORDERED that the designating petition naming ABDULMALIK M. DEUMAH as a candidate for the Public Office of Member of the Yonkers City Council, Fourth Council District, in the Primary Election to be held on the 22nd day of June 2021, is hereby withdrawn; and it is further

ORDERED that Westchester County Board of Elections is enjoined and restrained form printing and placing the name of ABDULMALIK M. DEUMAH as a candidate for the Public Office of Member of the Yonkers City Council, Fourth Council District on the official ballots to be used in the Democratic Party Primary Election to be held on the 22nd day of June 2021.

The foregoing constitutes the Decision and Order of this Court.

Dated: White Plains, New York April 26, 2021

HON. LEWIS J. LUBELL Justice of the Supreme Court