Lawsuit filed over Birmingham City Council election dates

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A neighborhood president who ran against Roderick Royal for city council has filed a lawsuit over the election dates.
Leroy Bandy and former council candidate David Russell filed the suit. It alleges the city should have gotten the state legislature to amend the mayor-council act before changing election dates.

A hearing has been set for December 3rd in Judge Vance's courtroom.