According to documents filed in Albany City Court, the former governor was charged with a misdemeanor sex crime on Thursday. The one-page complaint accused Cuomo of allegedly putting his hand under a woman’s shirt in December 2020.
A criminal summons has been issued for former NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo to appear in court on November 17th at 2:30pm to face the misdemeanor forcible touching charge filed against him, Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple Sr. says in a statement.
A criminal complaint charging former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo with a misdemeanor sex offense has been filed in a court in Albany, the state’s capital, a spokesman for the New York state courts said.
What people are saying?
Lisa Poole I hope James is happy bc I now have zero faith in our judicial system in the US. She has destroyed any faith I had that judges and AG’s follow procedure and are fair and impartial. It feels like it’s all a Power game and we are Russia after all.
Dakota Willink Yes, and it was much to the surprise of the DA. Apparently, the sheriff determined probable cause. Isn’t that the DA’s job? Now is your chance to make up for not questioning things sooner. Investigate thoroughly and ask the hard questions—even if it means questioning MeToo.