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May 30, 2019

Request for Media Attention: D.A. Vance Announces Charges Against Phony Immigration Attorneys Targeting Asylum Seekers Click For More

“We believe there may be additional victims. If you are a victim of “ICONYC Legal Agency,” I urge you to call my Office’s Immigrant Affairs hotline at (212) 335-3600. We are here to protect your safety and rights regardless of your immigration status or the language you speak.”

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May 30, 2019

D.A. Vance, NYPD Take Down $2.8 Million Business Email Compromise Scam, Offer Prevention Tips and Tools Click For More

“New Yorkers whose jobs include wiring money should pay attention to this case."

News | Remarks
May 22, 2019

Testimony for City Council Committee on the Justice System Oversight: Hearing on “Preparing for the Implementation of Bail, Speedy Trial, and Discovery Reform” Click For More

Thank you for having this hearing on what it will take to prepare for the implementation of the Criminal Justice Reforms. It is important to have this discussion to adequately prepare for the sweeping changes that will take effect January 1st.

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May 21, 2019

D.A. Vance Supports Restoration of Voting Rights in Daily News Op-ed Click For More

Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance, Jr. today called upon New York lawmakers to immediately pass S. 1931/A. 4987 and “seize the opportunity in this session to abolish felony disenfranchisement, an anti-democratic practice rooted in white supremacy.”

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May 21, 2019 | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS | OPINION

Restore parolees’ voting rights permanently, and do it now Click For More

(By Cy Vance) For the first time in a decade, a clear path exists for New York State lawmakers to end the Jim Crow-era injustice preventing thousands of their fellow citizens from accessing the ballot box.

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May 16, 2019 | CNN

Tackle white supremacy as terrorism, experts say Click For More

"It really is no different from him to come up and to seek out to kill black men than a radical Islamist to come to a place to seek out, to kill, men and women who weren't of their faith," Vance said.


Manhattan District Attorney's Office
Manhattan District Attorney's Office2 days ago
🏅 Manhattan DA Bureau Chief Chuck Whitt was honored to be recognized today by the National Black Prosecutors Association for 20 years of exemplary service! #NBPA2019