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Begich Pulls Controversial Campaign Ad Featuring Murder Case

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Sullivan released a response ad and a timeline of the issue, which the Daily News reported showed that the events that led to the accused killer's release occurred before Sullivan became attorney general in 2009.

According to KTVA, a lawyer for the victims' family had asked both campaigns to pull the ads. Sullivan's campaign will also drop its response ad.