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October 28, 2014 9:40 am

Nassau DA Kathleen Rice Threatens Local Jewish Newspaper Over ‘Totally False’ Story

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Nassau County District Attorney and Congressional candidate Kathleen Rice. Photo: Twitter.

New York Observer – On Friday, October 24, the Observer published an opinion piece by Ronn Torossian about Nassau County District Attorney and Congressional candidate Kathleen Rice’s scheduled appearance at the annual fundraiser for the Islamic Center of Long Island.

The flyer listed on the center’s website advertises her as a speaker along with controversial Imam Siraj Wahhaj. As an unindicted conspirator in the 1993 WTC Attack and an avowed supporter of polygamy, Imam Wahhaj was an uncomfortable adjacency for a candidate who has made women’s issues a centerpiece of her campaign and whose district is home to many whose lives were affected by both World Trade Center attacks.

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