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Move to block student's candidacy casts long shadow

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Jon Hawley, reporter for the Elizabeth City Daily Advance, talks with Rachel Maddow about efforts by Peter Gilbert, the Pasquotank Republican Party chairman, to challenge the right of Elizabeth City State University student Montravias King to run for city council before the Elizabeth City board of elections, and the precedent a ruling in Gilbert's favor would set for campus-residing students statewide and beyond.