New York Attorney General Resigns Following Abuse Allegations

Capital Tonight
– Spectrum News

Manatt’s Bruce Gyory, a senior advisor in the firm’s government and regulatory practice, was interviewed on Spectrum News’ Capital Tonight about New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s resignation following allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse.

Given Schneiderman’s vocal support of the #MeToo movement, Gyory discussed the hypocrisy of attorney general’s alleged engagement in violent sexual abuse and misconduct.

“The hypocrisy is there, and you’re right to call him on it,” said Gyory. “But if the article is true—it seems to be corroborated in the story journalistically and [in] the reaction of both the now former attorney general and others—there [seems] to be no credible denial."

“I think your immediate focus has to be ‘Was there a crime?’”

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