Marchal pulls out of Marion County prosecutor’s race

County Republicans will have to find a new candidate for Marion County prosecutor after Helen Marchal pulled out of the race.

When Marion County Prosecutor Carl Brizzi announced earlier this month that he wouldn’t be running again, it seemed like county Republicans had a good plan in place for his replacement – Helen Marchal, a prosecutor in Brizzi’s office.

But late Tuesday, Marchal, who has three kids under the age of seven, said on second thought, she was pulling her name from consideration. Read more here.

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