JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi's top elections official is asking the state Supreme Court to overturn its ruling that tells him to add another candidate to the March 8 Democratic presidential primary ballot.
Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann filed the motion Friday. He says adding Chicago businessman Willie Wilson to the ballot is expensive and could sow "chaos and confusion."
Most counties vote electronically, but some use paper ballots.
Absentee voting started Jan. 23 for military and oversees voters. Hosemann wants court permission to send corrected ballots to 200 of those people if Wilson's name is added, even if it delays finalizing election results.
Other Democrats on the Mississippi ballot are Hillary Clinton, Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente, Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders. The ballot was set before O'Malley dropped out.
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