The Peopleís National Party (PNP) will be heading to the Election Petition Court to challenge the conduct of the local government election in St. Margaretís Bay, Portland.
Following a magisterial recount yesterday, the Jamaica Labour Partyís Floyd Patterson prevailed over the PNPís Vernon Hemmings.
However, Pattersonís majority was cut from 13 votes announced on March 26 to 11.
However, the legal team for the PNP candidate Vernon Hemmings has revealed that there are discrepancies surrounding some ballots and the system of accountability.
The final results indicate that the JLPís Floyd Patterson polled 1,317 votes to Hemmingsí 1306.