Judge dismisses groping case against former NY Gov. Cuomo

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The the lone lone criminal criminal charge charge that that was was filed filed against against former former New New York York governor governor Andrew Andrew Cuomo Cuomo in in a a sexual sexual harassment harassment investigation investigation has has now now been been dismissed dismissed two two months months after after former former governor governor Andrew Andrew Cuomo Cuomo was was forced forced to to resign resign over over sexual sexual harassment harassment allegations allegations the the sheriff sheriff in in Albany Albany County County filed filed a a misdemeanor misdemeanor complaint complaint based based on on the the allegation allegation Cuomo Cuomo had had groped groped and and aid aid in in twenty twenty twenty twenty now now that that charge charge has has been been dropped dropped Cuomo Cuomo and and his his attorney attorney appeared appeared virtually virtually in in a a court court hearing hearing in in which which the the judge judge accepted accepted the the district district attorney's attorney's opinion opinion he he didn't didn't want want to to prosecute prosecute the the case case because because he he didn't didn't think think he he could could secure secure a a conviction conviction if if it it had had gone gone to to trial trial the the former former aide aide who who went went public public with with her her allegation allegation Britney Britney Comiso Comiso spoke spoke with with the the times times union union of of Albany Albany calling calling this this a a disappointing disappointing experience experience of of re re victimization victimization with with the the failure failure to to prosecute prosecute a a serial serial sexual sexual abuser abuser I'm I'm Jackie Jackie Quinn Quinn

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