Hochul signs three laws to bolster sexual harassment protections
One new law ends a carveout that exempted certain staffers of elected and appointed government officials from the protections of anti-sexual harassment legislation passed in 2019.
Mar 16, 2:07 PM
Albany County DA Drops Criminal Complaint Against Andrew Cuomo
The former New York governor had been facing a misdemeanor forcible touching complaint. But a clash between the Albany County district attorney and sheriff seems to have led to its demise.
Jan 4, 11:57 AM
NY Lawmakers Head To Albany To Review Long-Awaited Report On Andrew Cuomo. Here’s What We Might Learn.
The report is expected to cover Cuomo’s handling of nursing homes and the potential misuse of state resources, among other subjects.
Nov 17, 2021 4:25 PM
Governor Andrew Cuomo Resigns While Battling Sexual Harassment Allegations
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will take office in 14 days.
Updated: Aug 10, 2021 2:21 PM
Impeachment Fight Looms As Cuomo's Attorneys Attempt To Undermine AG Report With Innuendo, Procedural Complaints
Cuomo's lawyer complained the governor was "ambushed" by the probe into sexual harassment charges against him.
Aug 6, 2021 7:03 PM
Support Softens Even Among Cuomo Loyalists In Harlem
“I am shocked, I am heart-sickened," says Hazel Dukes, head of the local NAACP.
Aug 5, 2021 2:13 PM
NY Assembly's Cuomo Impeachment Inquiry "Nearing Completion"
The blistering report supporting claims of sexual harassment by the governor has pushed once-reluctant politicians towards action.
Updated: Aug 5, 2021 10:30 AM
President Biden Calls For Cuomo To Resign, As Governor Denies Wrongdoing
During Cuomo's remarks, a video slideshow played that showed him touching and kissing various people at public events.
Updated: Aug 3, 2021 5:20 PM
Mario Batali, Joseph Bastianich To Pay $600,000 In Sexual Harassment Claims Settlement
"Celebrity and fame does not absolve someone from following the law," New York Attorney General Letitia James said.
Jul 23, 2021 11:29 AM
Stringer Accused Of Sexual Harassment By Second Woman
A second woman has come forward alleging New York City Comptroller and mayoral hopeful Scott Stringer sexually harassed and groped her when she was 18-years-old.
Jun 4, 2021 4:53 PM
After Two Years And $200,000, Council Still Has No Sexual Harassment Policy Audit
A group of City Council members and candidates want to bring renewed focus to the Council’s stalled efforts to address sexual harassment.
Mar 31, 2021 5:24 PM
"Do Your Job": At Rally, Cuomo Accuser Lindsey Boylan Demands Assembly Speaker Impeach Governor
"New Yorkers deserve a transparent and honest impeachment process, not a sham investigation led by people with ties to Governor Cuomo."
Mar 20, 2021 3:35 PM
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