Shelby County Certifies August Vote

The Shelby County Election Commission certified the August election results yesterday, clearing the way for those who won to be sworn in this week. Judges will take the oath of office on Friday afternoon at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Memphis. The Memphis Daily News has more on the story. In addition, the Commercial Appeal reports that U.S. Department of Justice monitors observing the county’s election did not report any findings of impropriety.