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At Last, Delayed Justice for Andrew Cuomo

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I can't tell you how many people told me it would never happen.

Lawmakers, friends and reporters in the media said he was Teflon. One anchor of a local news program told me in confidence that in Albany, they called him "The Terminator."

Nothing could destroy him. I was told to watch my back. This man was notoriously vindictive and would stop at nothing to punish those who dared to go against him.

Despite the warnings, I never gave up believing that if I somehow kept reminding people of the tragedy that transpired across New York nursing homes last spring, taking the lives of over 15,000 seniors including my husband's parents, maybe it would start to sink in.

But it ended up not being the elderly, who unknowingly risked their lives due to the Teflon governor's brazenness. It ended up being the brave women who came forward about his harassment, most of which was sexual in nature. One former employee accused him of outright........

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