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A Harare magistrate today refused to further remand a case in which the Election Resource Centre was being charged with conducting voter education without the approval of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). The state had applied for deferment of the case to the 17th of June 2013 after the state witness Mr. Chidhakuza from ZEC failed to turn up for the court hearing. The magistrate argued that it would be unfair to the accused to be further remanded as the state had an obligation to put it