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NY AG Schneiderman Resigns After Report He Abused Women

Law360 (May 7, 2018, 11:20 PM EDT) -- New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced his resignation late Monday night after The New Yorker reported that he’d subjected four previous romantic interests to “nonconsensual physical violence" including choking, hitting and threats to kill them if they broke up with him.

"While these allegations are unrelated to my professional conduct or the operations of the office, they will effectively prevent me from leading the office's work at this critical time," Eric Schneiderman, shown in September, said of his role as New York attorney general. (AP) Michelle Manning Barish and Tanya Selvaratnam spoke...
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