HATTIESBURG, MS (Sept. 4, 2013) — Walthall County, Mississippi officials were sued in April by the (ACRU) under the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (“Motor Voter”) for having more registered voters than voting-age-eligible residents.

Today, the parties have settled the case. The United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi entered a final consent decree that requires the defendants to clean up the county’s voter rolls.

Read consent decree. (PDF 714 KB)