The Manhattan D.A. primary race is a big deal; for the first time since 1975, Robert Morgenthau is not in it, and the three contenders are sprinting hard for the finish line:
Richard Aborn brought back former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton and a chainsaw attack victim for his "closing argum ... More >>
So what's the value of the official seal of approval that outgoing
D.A. Robert Morgenthau bestowed on his designated successor, Cyrus Vance Jr.
yesterday as he made a formal endorsement on the courthouse steps in Foley
Square?A lot - that is, if the findings of a poll commissioned back
in January ... More >>
At PolitickerNY, Azi Paybarah sees Manhattan D.A. candidate Richard Aborn pursuing an "Early-Endorsement Strategy." His office certainly sends out plenty such notices: in the past few weeks we've been alerted to his endorsements by the Broadway Democrats and the Gramercy Stuyvesant Independent Democ ... More >>
Dark horse Manhattan DA candidate Richard Aborn (pictured) picked up an all star endorsement this morning from ex-NYPD and current Los Angeles police commish Bill Bratton.
Speaking on a conference call with reporters from Washington where he said he was attending -- what else, a conference -- Bra ... More >>