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Pappas vs Farr

Supreme Court Denies Steve Pappas Appeal

The California Supreme Court denied a petition for review from Steve Pappas in his case against 3rd District Supervisor Doreen Farr. Read story.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Appeals Court Affirms Judgment Against Pappas

Says he still owes Farr more than $500,000 in legal fees. Read story.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Voter Fraud or Voter-Fraud Fantasy?

The only threat to democracy came from Steve Pappas, who sought to strip 18,000 American citizens of their voting rights, a threat which the courts dismissed for a complete lack of evidence. Read story.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Pappas Down for the Count

Judge orders supervisor election loser and contester to pay over $700,000 in attorney’s fees. Read story.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Judge Rules Against Pappas in Attorney’s Fees Hearing

Judge Colleen Sterne told Steve Pappas Monday morning he could not bring up evidence of Doreen Farr’s non-pecuniary interests or motivations in a hearing over attorney’s fees. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

She Won (Get Over It)

Farr won the 3rd District Supervisor seat in the November 4, 2008, election. Strongly endorsed by liberal groups, she canvassed hard, raised $639,472, and won by a respectable 806 votes out of more that 35,000. Read story.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Pappas Challenges Farr on Attorneys Fees

Steve Pappas, continuing in his quest to get under 3rd District Supervisor Doreen Farr’s skin even though he has yet to find a legal avenue to overturn her 2008 election victory—or win any minor victories at any legal level for that matter—is planning to ask for more discovery for an upcoming hearing at which Farr is attempting to recoup attorneys fees. Read story.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Pappas Takes Election Fight into Criminal Territory

Submits purported evidence of voter fraud to Sheriff’s Department. Read story.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Pappas on Hook for Farr's Legal Fees

The ruling, handed down after a related, landmark case concluded, overturns the previous the decision. Read story.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Pappas Runs Out of Time

Time has expired for Steve Pappas to petition the California Supreme Court. Read story.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Farr Wins, Again

An Appeals Court rules in her favor, but she may be out $300,000 in attorney's fees. Read story.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Pappas the Persistent

He brings the 2008 election dispute to an appeals court. Read story.

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Pappas Appeals Voter Fraud Case Dismissal

The former 3rd District Supervisor contender maintains his challenge to the November election. Read story.

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Pappas Shut Down by Judge

Doreen Farr will retain the 3rd District Supervisor seat as a result of Monday's ruling. Read story.

Monday, March 16, 2009

Pappas Election Contest Takes Two-Week Hold

The mother of opposing attorney Fred Woocher died. Proceedings will resume March 11. Read story.

Thursday, February 26, 2009