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Legal Update

NPR's Barbara Bradley talks with host Lisa Simeone from Tallahassee. Ahead of Monday's showdown in Florida's Supreme Court, the Bush legal team has filed papers aimed at stopping the hand recount. The Republicans argue that Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris has authority to certify election results without accepting hand recounts. In response, Democrats say they seek a "generous" standard for deciding what voters really meant.

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