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Cooley takes lead in attorney general race

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

November 6, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley has taken a slim lead in the race for attorney general.New figures Saturday show Cooley leading San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris by more than 20,000 votes.

That's three-tenths of a percentage point.

But the contest is far from being decided.

The secretary of state's office says it could be several weeks until all the ballots are counted and the final vote is in.