Republican state Rep. Adam Thomas is asking a judge to dismiss a civil lawsuit challenging his election to the House District 26 seat last year.
Thomas' lawyer, Mike Kuckelman, filed a motion late last week asking a judge to throw out the contest of Thomas' election.
The motion argues that the lawsuit — brought by residents who live in Thomas' House district — has sat idle without meeting the deadlines set out by state law.
Kuckelman argued in his motion that state law required a hearing to be held . . .