Willie Wilson Left off Mississippi Democratic Party by Mistake, Asks State Supreme Court to Order Reprint of Ballots

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By Richard Winger Mississippi holds its presidential primary on March 8. Willie Wilson petitioned to get on the ballot, and met the 500-signature requirement. The Democratic Party at first thought the petition needed 100 signatures in each of the old five U.S. House district, so they did not certify his name to the Secretary of State. Then the party became aware that there is no distribution requirement in effect, but by then some ballots had already been printed and mailed to overseas absentee ballots.
On February 10, the Mississippi Supreme Court heard arguments on whether the mistake should be corrected. …read more

Source:: http://ballot-access.org/2016/02/11/willie-wilson-left-off-mississippi-democratic-party-by-mistake-asks-state-supreme-court-to-order-reprint-of-ballots/