Rubenstein was accused of assaulting a female member of Sharpton’s National Action Network after a party celebrating Sharpton’s 60th birthday. While no charges have been filed yet, the incident is being investigated by New York City Police.
former Rockland County legislator and high-profile New York attorney has been accusedof raping a woman who has ties to the Rev. Al Sharpton, according to multiple news media outlets.
Sanford Rubenstein, 70, is accused of assaulting the 42-year-old executive at his Manhattan home following a 60th birthday bash for Sharpton at the Four Seasons restaurant on Wednesday. The woman is reportedly a member of Sharpton’s National Action Network.
The accusation is being investigated by New York City Police Department, police said Sunday. No charges have been filed.
Rubenstein, a former Wesley Hills resident, served two decades on the county Legislature as a Democrat from Ramapo, including stints as majority leader and vice chairman, before stepping down in 1998.
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