Manhattan D.A. Faces Challenge in Next Election For 30 years, 85-year-old Robert Morgenthau has served as Manhattan's district attorney. This year, he faces a challenge in the Democratic primary from a former judge who says the regime has grown tired. NPR's Mike Pesca reports.
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Manhattan D.A. Faces Challenge in Next Election

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Manhattan D.A. Faces Challenge in Next Election

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For 30 years, 85-year-old Robert Morgenthau has served as Manhattan's district attorney. This year, he faces a challenge in the Democratic primary from a former judge who says the regime has grown tired. NPR's Mike Pesca reports.