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August 6, 2019 

// Clarion Ledger

Jody Owens wins Hinds County district attorney’s race

By Chesa Boudin

Jody Owens is the next district attorney for Hinds County.

Owens, former managing attorney at the Mississippi office of the Southern Poverty Law Center, defeated Jackson defense attorney Darla Palmer and veteran prosecutor Stanley Alexander in Tuesday’s Democratic primary. No independent or Republican entered the race.