GLK Gayzette, Volume 2, Number 2, February 28, 2005
Official publication of the Government of the Gay & Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral
Volume 2, Number 8; February 28 2005
The Gay Government of the Coral Sea Islands Gayzette of February 28, 2005
[Administrative Arrangement Order]
The Gay Kingdom
Ordered By the Grace of God His Imperial Majesty the Gay Sovereign.
I, Dale Emperor Reigning of the Gay & Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea Islands,
acting with advice of the Gay Parliament, hereby approve the following administrative
arrangements to take effect on and from 28 February 2005 in substitution for the
arrangements in operation immediately before the date of this order.
GIVEN under my hand and with
the Great Seal of the Gay Kingdom
on 28 February, 2005.
By his Majesty�s Command
THE HIGH COURT OF THE GAY AND LESBIAN KINGDOM OF THE CORAL SEA
IN RE.: 2005 SPECIAL ELECTION
BY LAWFUL ORDER and DECREE of His Imperial Majesty Dale of 25 January, 2005,
a Special Election was Ordered to be had across the whole of the Kingdom. The Privy
Council was Ordered to promulgate an Election Ordinance (hereinafter "the
Ordinance"), and said Ordinance was duly promulgated under law and was forthwith
published in the Gayzette of the Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea
(hereinafter "the Kingdom").
The Ordinance set forth the method and manner by which candidates were to be
named, and directed that all candidates fulfilling said requirements as to method and
manner of nomination should be ascertained by the Lord Chief Justice of the Kingdom
and published not later than 6:00 p.m. EST on 16 February, 2005.
In compliance with said mandate, the following persons were certified, duly qualified,
published to the Kingdom and placed upon the ballot under the Ordinance:
Billy Demers - Alabama, USA
Daniel Fowler - Maine, USA
Jonathan Oriole - New Jersey, USA
G�nter Knesebeck - N.R.W., GERMANY
Louis Trusty - Alabama, USA
Beatrice Mestre - D.F., MEXICO
Jack Blue - Texas, USA
James Brooks - Idaho, USA
Karress Rhodes - N.S.W., AUSTRALIA
Donald Clark - Ohio, USA
Enrique Perez - California, USA
The Ordinance required that immediately after the close of the poll, the Chief Justice
shall ascertain the vote totals for each candidate. The Ordinance further requires that,
as soon as practicable after the result of the poll has been ascertained, the Chief
Justice shall publicly declare, and cause to be published in the Gayzette, a notice
specifying the names of the members elected and the number of votes cast for each
candidate, and shall endorse the same upon its face and make return to the Emperor.
Therefore, It is ORDERED, ADJUDGED, and DECREED that the following candidates
are duly elected and shall serve a regular term as members of the Parliament of the
Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea:
Karress Rhodes - N.S.W., AUSTRALIA 245 Votes
G�nter Knesebeck - N.R.W., GERMANY 233 Votes
Enrique Perez - California, USA 231 Votes
Jonathan Oriole - New Jersey, USA 230 Votes
Daniel Fowler - Maine, USA 223 Votes
Beatrice Mestre - D.F., MEXICO 221 Votes
Donald Clark - Ohio, USA 220 Votes
James Brooks - Idaho, USA 218 Votes
Jack Blue - Texas, USA 182 Votes
The following persons were not elected:
Billy Demers - Alabama, USA 180 Votes
Louis Trusty - Alabama, USA 166 Votes
665 voters were eligible to cast a ballot in the Special Election of 2005, and 261 people voted for 39.2%
It is further ORDERED, ADJUDGED, and DECREED that this list of duly elected
persons shall be published in the Gayzette of the Kingdom, and that these persons shall
be and the same hereby shall be published forthwith in the Gayzette of the Gay and
Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea.
So say His Imperial Majesty, this Honorable Court, and the People of our Unified Gay
DONE AND ORDERED on this the 28th day of February, 2005.
God Save our Emperor and this Honorable Court.
/s/ William J. Freeman
Lord Chief Justice
High Court of the Gay and Lesbian Kingdom of the Coral Sea
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