Gilbert is now eligible to apply for parole, but he could still be denied.
Governor Cuomo announced his resignation after a week of intense pressure from fellow Democrats for him to step down.
The governor’s resignation will take effect in 14 days, he announced on Tuesday.
The New York state governor “can no longer remain in office,” State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie said.
Mayor Byron Brown has used Trumpist tactics to question the legitimacy of mayoral candidate India Walton’s clear win.
Incarcerated survivors are being erased from the narrative of Cuomo’s abuse.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is refusing to step down despite growing calls for his resignation.
AOC is supporting calls for an investigation following revelations that the New York governor withheld coronavirus data.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has faced criticism recently for his office’s attempt to cover up nursing home deaths.
Cuomo’s profile rose amid the early outbreak, but new reports show his actions may have hampered New York’s efforts.