Former Legislator Accused of Sexual Assault

According to New York City Police a woman accused a former Rockland County Legislator of raping her on Wednesday of last week. Police stated this weekend that the 42-year old woman works with Reverend Al Sharpton’s National Action Network and was attending his 60th birthday celebration, after which 70-year old former Legislator Sanford Rubenstein allegedly assaulted her in his Manhattan home. The man resigned from the Legislature in 1998, after serving 20 years, and now works as an attorney representing clients in several police brutality and civil rights cases. Legislator Ilan Schoenberger, who worked closely with Rubenstein during the 80’s and 90’s stated that he doesn’t believe the accusations against the man. NYPD is investigating the claims and no charges have been filed yet.

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