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Petition filed in Kemper County contesting DA election

November 23, 2019

 

Todd and Rae Andreacchio, the parents of Christian Andreacchio, are petitioning the results of District Attorney Kassie Coleman’s recent re-election. The suit was filed Friday afternoon in Kemper County.

 

It alleges Coleman doesn’t maintain a permanent residence in the Tenth District, which is required by state law. The suit claims Coleman travels to her home in metro Atlanta every weekend.

 

The Andreacchios are asking for a jury trial.

 

Coleman responded to Twin States News with the following statement. "I have not been served with any paperwork regarding an election contest. I am a lifelong Mississippi resident. Attached, you will find a letter from the Mississippi Secretary of State regarding their findings that I am in fact a resident of the Tenth Circuit Court District."

 

Kassie Coleman narrowly edged out Michael Grace by about 600 votes earlier this month.

 

 

 

Petition Contesting the Election:

 

 

Coleman Residency Supporting Documents:

 

 

 

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