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April 8, 2014 1:55 PM

Jackson County Legislator James Tindall withdraws from August primary because of felony conviction

One of Tindall’s two challengers in the Democratic primary, Zachary Berkstresser, filed a lawsuit in Jackson County Circuit Court, alleging that Tindall’s felony conviction disqualified him from office. Tindall’s criminal record could also lead to his removal from office before he can finish out his term, which ends Dec. 31.

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