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Hurlbert is the only choice for DA

Alex de Ravel, Silverthorne

In this election, the voters of the Fifth Judicial District face a choice. Should they retain a gifted hard-working prosecutor who understands what it takes to do the job well or do they want to instead install a man who has spent his entire career “getting people off?”The challenger in this race has stated falsehoods in order to embellish his reputation. A few examples below prove this point:Bruce Brown’s allegation: Fifty percent of the DA’s staff has left in the past year.Fact: Since May 2003, a span of nearly a year and a half, only three of the 11 attorneys on the DA’s staff have departed, an amount that is nearly half of the 50 percent that Brown claims have departed.Allegation: Brown will build better relationships with law enforcement.Fact: In his own client newsletter Criminal Law Times, Brown in discussing a case in California, “The Rampart Scandal,” states, “My experience is that police lie the most when the accused is vulnerable, a minority or prior offender.” Are these the words of someone that can work well with local law enforcement?The only choice is District Attorney Mark Hurlbert, the experienced and truthful choice.


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