courthouseA couple of candidacy challenges are in the wind. Mohave County Board of supervisors Chairman Jean Bishop, seeking re-election in the republican primary, has filed a lawsuit challenging the candidacy of Jack Ehrhardt, her prospective democratic opponent in the November general election.

Mohave County Superior Court Judge Lee Jantzen has reportedly scheduled the Ehrhardt challenge for hearing Friday afternoon.

Other parties have been working to challenge the candidacy of Steve Robinson, a Golden Valley republican running for assessor. They’ve indicated intend to file their lawsuit before the 5:00 p.m. Wednesday deadline.