Manhattan DA to probe abuse allegations against NY Attorney General Eric Schneiderman

AmNews Staff Reports | 5/8/2018, 5:39 p.m.
The Manhattan District Attorney's office is investigating allegations of violence against women by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who ...
Former NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Office of NYS Attorney General/Flickr photo

The Manhattan District Attorney's office is investigating allegations of violence against women by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who resigned just hours after accounts of abuse by four women.

It was a swift and stunning fall for a Democrat who held himself out as a champion of women and a liberal foil to President Donald Trump and who pledged to use his office to hold others accountable for abusing their power.

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