A Georgia lawmaker is asking a judge to order a new election because some voters received the wrong ballots in a primary that he narrowly lost.

State Rep. Dan Gasaway lost the May 22 Republican primary to Chris Erwin by 67 votes. Both men live in Homer.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Habersham County election officials sent letters to voters saying “your address was found to have been placed in the wrong House district.”

Gasaway says the election office is a “complete disaster.” He has represented the Homer area since 2013.

An election for Hazlehurst mayor was thrown out in 2015 because of vote-buying allegations, and a Walker County state House race went through three elections in 2003 because of redistricting changes that led to voters being turned away.

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