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December 19, 2003

Atlanta - Ethics complaints against District Attorney Ken Hodges are dismissed.

Friday morning, the State Ethics Commission in Atlanta unanimously voted to dismiss five complaints made against Hodges.

The complainants said Hodges ordered his entire staff to attend an August meeting where County Commission Chairman candidate Jeff Sinyard campaigned.

Hodges says Sinyard talked about economic development and says the complaints were politically motivated.

The ethics panel said the complaints were the most frivolous they've ever heard.

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