2021 Elections: Who’s running to become Manhattan’s next district attorney

The role of district attorneys as advocates of criminal justice reform has set the tone for races across the country and the Manhattan DA race is no different with Cy Vance on his way out.

Below are eight candidates who want to advance the objectives that come together under the banner of racial equality and providing justice in modern way. As the June 22 Democratic primary approaches, New Yorkers will get to cast their vote for a new Manhattan DA, find out what they are about by reading on.

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