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Hamilton County's new District Attorney sworn in

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HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) - Justice in Hamilton County is now in the hands of a new District Attorney.  Neal Pinkston was sworn in Friday after running unopposed in Hamilton County this year. 

Pinkston says he believes in collaborating with local law enforcement each step of the way and his goal is to find justice in every case. 

Pinkston says he does have a special focus for his tenure. 

Former D. A. Bill Cox retired last week.  He had more than 40 years of experience in the criminal justice system.

Pinkston is heading the system, after more than 11 years working with Cox. 
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