Alabama Has New Attorney GeneralRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Feb 10 2017 10:45 PM
Longtime Marshall County District Attorney Steve Marshall has been appointed Alabama Attorney General by Gov. Robert Bentley.
Bentley made the announcement late Friday afternoon.
Marshall, 52, has served as district attorney in Marshall County since 2001.
Marshall will serve the remainder of Strange's term, which is up for re-election in 2018.
He is a past president of the Alabama District Attorney's Association and currently serves as commission chairman of the Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center. He switched from the Democratic to the Republican Party in 2011.