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Court rules Sawicki stays, no re-vote in Cape Mayor's race

CREATED Feb. 20, 2014

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FORT MYERS, Fla. - Cape Coral Mayor Marni Sawicki scored a major victory in her ongoing legal battle with former Mayor John Sullivan.

Judge Alane Laboda ruled that there will be no recount or re-vote for last November's Cape Coral mayoral race that saw Sawicki win by a razor thin margin.

The judge also ruled that Sullivan must pay Sawicki's legal costs.

Sullivan's legal team had questioned the make up the canvassing board and alleged that not all of the votes had been accounted for at the time of the election.

Watch FOX 4 News at 6 for more details.