Trump campaign sues in Nevada over polling place hours

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Nov 8 (Reuters) - Republican Donald Trump sued the registrar of voters in Clark County, Nevada over a polling place in Las Vegas that had been allowed to remain open late last week to accommodate people who were lined up to vote.

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The lawsuit, filed in a Nevada state court on Monday, alleges the registrar violated state law and asked that the ballots from that polling place be kept separate from other votes, pending any future legal challenges to the results in the state. (Reporting by Dan Levine in San Francisco; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 8: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump departs after voting at the Beckman Hill International School in New York City. After a contentious campaign season, Americans go to the polls today to choose the next president of the United States. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his wife Melania prepare to submit their ballots at a polling station in a school during the 2016 presidential elections on November 8, 2016 in New York. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (C) waves after casting his vote with daughter Ivanka Trump (L) and her daughter Arabella Rose Kushner on Election Day at PS 59 November 8, 2016 in New York City. Trump's marathon final two days of campaigning marched through 10 cities in two days, stretching into Election Day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, with his wife Melania, right, hands over his ballot to an election worker after voting at PS-59, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump vote at PS 59 in New York, New York, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump casts his ballot, in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump watches as his daughter Ivanka puts an "I Voted" sticker on her daughter Arabella, after casting their ballots at PS-59, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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