(SUN-SENTINEL) -- Former Broward elections supervisor Brenda Snipes is taking Gov. Rick Scott to federal court, looking to clear her name and professional reputation by filing a lawsuit calling her suspension “malicious” and “unnecessary.”
Snipes wants her job back, with back pay, and she wants a federal judge to strike down the governor’s right to remove her as unconstitutional.
The lawsuit does not address what Snipes will do if she prevails — days before her resignation she said it was “time to move on” after holding the job for 15 years.
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