Eric Schneiderman

May 13, 2018 - 9:15 pm
Albany, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Democrats who control the New York State Assembly have released details of the interview process for selecting a new attorney general after Eric Schneiderman abruptly resigned amid allegations he physically abused four women. Applicants for attorney general had until 5 p.m...
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May 11, 2018 - 9:07 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — A New York lawyer said he told President Donald Trump's attorney, Michael Cohen, years ago that former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman was abusing women. Schneiderman, a frequent legal nemesis of the president, resigned this week after The New Yorker published the...
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Tom Puckett
May 11, 2018 - 4:00 am
New York, NY (WBEN) Governor Cuomo was joined by district attorneys from Manhattan, Nassau and Suffolk Counties to address who will handle the investigation into former attorney general Eric Schneiderman. "Wwe want the people of this state to know that no one is above the law and the law will be...
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May 08, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Less than three months ago, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman went before the news cameras to announce a lawsuit accusing movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and his former studio of abusing and intimidating a multitude of women. "We have never seen anything as despicable as...
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May 08, 2018 - 6:44 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - 'Politicos' from Buffalo and across Western New York are reacting to the stunning fall from grace for New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. WBEN Extras May 08, 2018 - 2:00 am Special Report- New York AG Schneiderman Resigns 00:00:51 Download Listen A New Morning...
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May 07, 2018 - 8:13 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) —New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who had taken on high-profile roles as an advocate for women's issues and an antagonist to the policies of President Donald Trump, announced late Monday that he would be resigning from office hours after four women he was romantically...
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April 03, 2018 - 1:38 pm
New York, NY (AP/WBEN) New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman along with 16 other states, DC, and six cities are suing the U.S. government Tuesday, saying a plan to add a citizenship demand to the census questionnaire is unconstitutional. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in Manhattan federal...
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Tom Puckett
March 22, 2018 - 3:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A week after she was charged with defrauding churches and other non-profit organizations, a Buffalo woman pleads guilty. Christina Sanford Gordon, 47, admitted to stealing more than $200,000 from Buffalo churches and non-profit organizations . Churches agreed to pay her money in...
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(WBEN) After talking about the issue for years, Buffalo Police are beginning a pilot program for Body Cameras this week. "The pilot project started today," said Capt. Joseph Gramaglia (pictured above) speaking at yesterday's St. Patrick's Day Parade. Gramaglia says the department will release more...
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February 11, 2018 - 6:08 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — New York's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein and the Weinstein Co. following an investigating into allegations of sexual misconduct. In court papers filed in Manhattan on Sunday, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says...
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