Eric Schneiderman

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Why Brutal Domestic Violence Is Dismissed as 'Role Play'

Disgraced ex-NY attorney general Eric Schneiderman masqueraded as feminist and suggested he just liked weird sex. Neither was the truth.
Sonja Sharp
5.9.18
#metoo

New York's attorney general resigns after allegations of physical and sexual abuse

"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.”
Alexa Liautaud
5.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New York's Fyre Fest of Pizza Is Now Under Investigation

Attendees reportedly paid as much as $75 for cold, bite-sized slices and cheap red wine. Now New York's Attorney General is investigating.
Drew Schwartz
9.12.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rex Tillerson Allegedly Used a Fake Email Name at Exxon to Discuss Climate Change

New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman discovered the alleged alias email in his ongoing probe into whether Exxonmobil mislead shareholders about the effects of global warming.
River Donaghey
3.14.17
News

A New York City Cop Is Facing Murder Charges Over a Road Rage Incident

A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
Allie Conti
9.27.16
NFL

New York Attorney General Sends Letter to NFL after "Do You Like Men?" Combine Question

Eric Schneiderman is checking up on the NFL's sexual orientation discrimination policy.
Sean Newell
3.16.16
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Three Year Investigation Reveals the Corruption of New York City’s Ticketing Industry

So that's why you can never get those Justin Bieber tickets.
Rebecca Krauss
1.29.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New York Is Investigating Exxon Mobil for Allegedly Lying About Climate Change

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a subpoena to the oil giant on Wednesday.
Helen Donahue
11.6.15
News

Is Real Police Reform Ever Coming to New York City?

New York remains the epicenter of the "Black Lives Matter" movement, but will it amount to anything?
John Surico
12.9.14