The Alaska Supreme Court issued a ruling Saturday that will keep the number of candidates to three in the August special election for Alaska’s only seat in the U.S. House.

In an expedited decision, the four presiding chief justices upheld a lower court ruling that the Alaska Division of Elections acted correctly by excluding candidate Tara Sweeney from the ballot in the special general election, which is Aug. 16.

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