Rutledge bests Sterling

GOP’s attorney-general victor to face Steel

Posted: June 11, 2014 at 5:56 a.m.

Leslie Rutledge celebrates with her mother, Nancy, at her watch party Tuesday night in Little Rock as early returns show her winning the runoff for the Republican nomination for attorney general.

Leslie Rutledge handily defeated David Sterling for the Republican attorney general nomination in the primary runoff election Tuesday.

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