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California court kills billionaire's plan to divide state in three

A measure that would have split the state into separate parts will no longer appear on the ballot

A measure that would divide California into three parts will not appear on the ballot in November, the state supreme court decided Wednesday.

The justices ordered the secretary of state not to put the ballot initiative before voters, saying significant questions have been raised about its validity. The court will now consider the merits of a challenge brought by an environmental group.

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