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Court: Rahm not qualified to run for mayor

Rahm Emanuel (D), a former White House chief of staff

Rahm Emanuel might not qualify to run for mayor after all.

NBC Chicago reports:

Rahm Emanuel's residency fight just took a turn for the worse. The Illinois Appellate Court ruled 2-1 to overturn a Chicago Board of Elections decision to allow Rahm Emanuel on the mayoral ballot. Rahm's Attorney Kevin Forde says "its a surprise."

*** UPDATE *** Here's the court's opinion.