Kenneth Spillias, the lawyer for candidate Patrick Murphy, talks to the media, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 in West Palm Beach, Fla. after a court hearing for Rep. Allen West. A request by Rep.

 

              Kenneth Spillias, the lawyer for candidate Patrick Murphy, talks to the media, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 in West Palm Beach, Fla. after a court hearing for Rep. Allen West. A request by Rep.
Kenneth Spillias, the lawyer for candidate Patrick Murphy, talks to the media, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 in West Palm Beach, Fla. after a court hearing for Rep. Allen West. A request by Rep. Allen West to impound ballots and voting machines was denied Friday, setting an uncertain path forward in his quest for re-election. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)