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As we continue to prepare for next year's presidential election something that may have happened during the 2008 contest is still not settled.
Senior correspondent Eric Shawn looks into questions about whether President Obama was legally qualified to be on one State's primary ballot.
It's would you accept -- -- in Indiana campaigns are collecting signatures to put candidates on the 2012 presidential primary ballot.
But they are doing so was authorities in saint Joseph county investigate alleged fraud in -- 2008 democratic primary petitions.
For then candidates Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
Is that your signature on the stressing national did you sign this petition for Barack Obama now he did not.
Charity worry was stunned to see your name on an Obama petition Robert Hunter was still.
Didn't -- -- for Barack Obama as someone forged this.
That's correct that's -- my signature.
The alleged -- raised the question of whether the Obama campaign actually filed the necessary number of signatures 500 from the -- To get on the State's primary ballot the 534.
Certified signatures were never challenged.
County democratic chairman butch Morgan resigned under party pressure his lawyer says he did nothing wrong.
There were many of us.
Who advised against resignation.
And knowing full well that butch Morgan would never condone authorized director participate in -- -- illegal.
They investigation centers on democratic petitions that sailed through the saint Joseph county voter registration born in South Bend, Indiana.
And riding a voter registration deputy and democratic volunteer dust and life.
Reportedly matches riding on some of this suspect Obama petitions.
According to -- handwriting analyst hired by the South Bend Tribune and the political newsletter how we politics Indiana.
-- -- -- I don't have anything to save this did you take any petitions at all.
-- have anything to save Weiss -- said he did nothing wrong and any handwriting comparisons are meaningless.
SpinRite is at the same as DNA.
And right in his other -- some things fingerprints.
Indiana secretary of state Republican Charles white says petition should be put online for every -- to say the main thing here is to make sure.
We maintain choices for all voters Republicans and Democrats in the primary.
And that we didn't make sure that voters continue to trust the system.
And that their vote still counts white faces his own voter fraud charges for allegedly registering to vote from his ex wife's house he denies any wrongdoing.
Saint Joseph county democratic chairman state senator John -- and just petitioning will be closely watched it I -- we need to.
Three institutes and changes in state law where we require those who are actually gathering signatures to at least sign some sort of at Penn Station that they -- at least two will will.
Vote for the fact that they believe that the signatures are true and accurate.
Voters like charity feel violated.
-- Very you know a lot of people have already last beat them you know politics and the whole realm of politics and so that's just kind of solidifies.
Follow our worries and concerns.
That campaigns have until the end of January to file the presidential petitions for 2012.
Those here saying every effort is now being made to make sure the legitimate number.
Of the legal signatures.
Will be collected at the right way and -- the alleged fraud -- four years ago.
-- not be repeated.
-- South Bend, Indiana I'm Eric Sean Fox News.
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