Rory Lancman Wants To Reform The Queens DA’s Office, ‘The Land That Time Forgot’

By Max Rivlin-Nadler |  September 26, 2018, 9:25 AM

After months of strongly hinting that he was interested in the position, Queens councilmember Rory Lancman has announced this morning that he is running for Queens District Attorney. Lancman, who represents neighborhoods in central and eastern Queens, and chairs the Council’s Justice System committee, said that as DA, he would stop prosecuting low-level offenses, launch a wrongful conviction unit, and no longer ask for cash bail.

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