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2011: Rahm's back

The Illinois Supreme Court unanimously overturned an appellate court’s decision to kick Rahm Emanuel off the ballot for Chicago mayor. The Chicago Tribune: “The ballot roller coaster for Rahm Emanuel finally stopped Thursday with the former White House chief of staff very much in the race for mayor and the Illinois Supreme Court emphatically rejecting a contentious challenge to his Chicago residency.” And here’s the court’s full decision

The New York Times adds, "Legal experts said the State Supreme Court’s decision was probably a final answer to Mr. Emanuel’s situation, which has left this city puzzled and reeling, even as early voting is to start on Monday."