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Former Cincinnati Mayor Charlie Luken running for Hamilton County Probate Court Judge

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CINCINNATI -- Former Cincinnati mayor Charlie Luken is running for Hamilton County Probate Court Judge.

Luken confirmed to WCPO Thursday that he has the necessary paperwork and intends to run.

He served as mayor from 1984 to 1991, and again from 1999 to 2005.

Luken also represented Ohio's first district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1991 to 1993.

Luken was also a news anchor WLWT from 1993 to 1999.

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