Hearing on 2015 Mississippi election dispute set for April

MCCOMB – A Democratic primary candidate for the Mississippi House of Representatives will finally get the chance to challenge her 2015 election loss in court in April.

The Enterprise-Journal reports that specially appointed Pike County Circuit Judge James Bell has scheduled Tasha Dillon’s contest of Rep. David Myers’ victory in the District 98 race for April 30….

…Dillon alleges voting irregularities, illegal campaigning and mishandled ballots. Myers and election officials deny wrongdoing.

Clarion Ledger