A resident leaves the polling station after casting her vote in the Eastleigh by-election in West End, Hampshire, southern England Thursday Feb. 28, 2013. Britain's political parties a

 

              A resident leaves the polling station after casting her vote in the Eastleigh by-election  in West End, Hampshire, southern England Thursday Feb. 28, 2013. Britain
A resident leaves the polling station after casting her vote in the Eastleigh by-election in West End, Hampshire, southern England Thursday Feb. 28, 2013. Britain's political parties are contesting a special election after a campaign overshadowed by scandals, including the criminal conviction of a former Cabinet minister and allegations of sexual misconduct against a party official.(AP Photo/Steve Parsons/PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES