February 19, 2014
For Immediate Release
Senator Rubén Díaz and Sanford Rubenstein to hold Press Conference Today at 4pm with Family of Nursing Home Rape Victim
New York State Senator Reverend Rubén Díaz (D-Bronx) and Civil Rights Attorney Sanford Rubenstein will hold a press conference today at 4pm at Senator Diaz's District Office located at 900 Rogers Place in the Bronx. They will be joined by family members of the 64-year old woman who was assaulted and raped in a Bronx nursing home.
According to Senator Rev. Díaz who serves as the Ranking Member of the State Senate Committee on the Aging: "As a pastor and an elected official, I am charged with the responsibility of helping those in need. I commend the New York City's Police Department for their swift arrest of the man accused of these egregious charges, and I deeply appreciate Sanford Rubenstein's involvement. I share the sentiment of the victim's family that Sanford Rubenstein's efforts will offer with some level of civil justice, and I will continue to keep their family in my prayers."