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DMN: We recommend Faith Johnson for Dallas County district attorney

October 5, 2018

Johnson has restored order to an office that was in disarray after the combative final months of Democrat Craig Watkins’ tenure and Hawk’s disastrous two years. In doing so, Johnson displayed a listen-first style of leadership that included, for instance, a series of small-group lunches with all of her prosecutors in the first six months of her tenure — lunches designed to solicit ideas, ambitions and problems from the front lines.

One historic step toward justice

September 10, 2018

This is a historic moment. I knew we had a good case. I knew we could prove it beyond a reasonable doubt. Personally, as far as I’m concerned, we won. We got a guilty verdict for murder, not manslaughter.

Internship Opportunities

August 22, 2018

Become an intern with the Faith Johnson for District Attorney campaign.

Faith Johnson Won’t Take Bribes

March 1, 2017

The seasoned attorney takes over a troubled DA’s office.

IPTX Meets with the New Dallas County District Attorney

January 9, 2017

IPTX met with the new Dallas County District Attorney to discuss the causes of wrongful conviction and the work of the District Attorney to ensure that innocent people are not in prison.

What you should know about incoming Dallas DA Faith Johnson

December 30, 2016

Faith Johnson will be sworn in as Dallas County district attorney on Monday. She was appointed in December by Gov. Greg Abbott to replace Republican Susan Hawk, who resigned to focus on her mental health.