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Elizabeth Holtzman

Elizabeth Holtzman is an American lawyer and former Democratic politician, pioneer woman officeholder, four term U.S. Representative (youngest woman), two term District Attorney of Kings County (Brooklyn) (first woman), and New York City Comptroller (first woman.) Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2008. Fee. Reproduced in Biography Resource Center. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Gale, 2008. Document Number: H1000123506 Source: Contemporary Authors Online, Gale, 2002. Entry Updated : 11/21/2002 Retrieved 2008-10-16

Her role on the House Judiciary committee during the Watergate scandal drew national attention. (blogger autobiography) » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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'So help me, Oliver Tambo': A tribute to the life of Michael Coetzee
2014-06-22
Together with Headley King and Zelda Holtzman, he traveled to Lesotho to brief the ANC on political developments in the Western Cape and to receive training in underground methods. ... After serving a sentence for perjury, Michael moved to Port ...
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  1. Remembering the life of Michael Coetzee - Cyril Ramaphosa

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Kirsten Gillibrands Sexual Assault Bill SNAFU
2014-03-07
Democrat Carl Levin, who chairs the Armed Services committee, stressed these are not “Pentagon insiders” and that one member, former Congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman had introduced the federal rape shield law in 1976. Touting the judgment of ...
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  1. Senate Set for Second Sexual Assault Vote
  2. Bill to alter military sexual assault prosecution fails
  3. Gillibrand, McCaskill Square Off Over Military Assault Prosecutions

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Panel: Commanders Should Keep Sex Assault Courts-martial Authority
2014-01-30
In addition to Jones and Hillman, the other members of the Role of the Commander subcommitteel are: Elizabeth Holtzman, retired Army Gen. Carter Ham, retired Navy Vice Adm. James Houck, retired Army Maj. Gen. John Altenburg, South Texas University ...
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  1. Powerful Panel Says Commanders Should Keep Sex Assault Oversight

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Westfield HS Model UN wins top awards
2014-01-13
Individual awards at the conference included Premier Diplomat - David Gruskin; Outstanding Country Research Paper (preparatory writing for the conference) - Anthony Pirrone, Lucia Liu, and Elizabeth Fox; Outstanding First Year Delegate - Emily Holtzman ...
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  1. Westfield HS Model UN Group Takes Home Several Honors

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Elizabeth Holtzman Backs Ben Kallos for City Council
2013-07-31
(New York, N.Y.) Elizabeth Holtzman, former eight-year Congresswoman, Comptroller and Brooklyn D.A., endorsed Ben Kallos for City Council today in Manhattan's District 5 (Upper East Side and Roosevelt Island). Holtzman, a legendary New York leader ...
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  1. Kellner's Council Opponent Lands New Endorsement

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Spitzer's New Pitch Stresses Corporate Rules
2013-07-08
"For someone who's intelligent and aggressive and energetic, it can be a platform for helping the city—and also beyond the city—deal with really important issues," said Elizabeth Holtzman, a former comptroller who had already endorsed Mr. Spitzer's ...
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  1. Subpoena power entices Spitzer to comptroller job

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Lessons from the 'sordid decades': Miscarriages of justice in NY's 'War on ...
2013-05-14
... and the Brooklyn District Attorney's office under Elizabeth Holtzman and the still-serving Charles Hynes (and followed up today [May 13, 2013] by a second story emphasizing the failure of prosecutors to uncover these problematic investigations ...
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  1. Scrutiny on Prosecutors After Questions About Brooklyn Detective's Work

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DISCOVERY CHANNEL AND ROBERT REDFORD PRESENT ALL THE ...
2013-03-13
... Democratic media advisor James Carville; Watergate prosecutor Jill Wine-Banks; and former congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman who earlier served as a member of the House Judiciary Committee that recommended three articles of impeachment against ...
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  1. Robert Redford revisits 'All the President's Men'

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Spending Sunday at Vancouver's Pride Parade (PHOTOS)
2012-08-07
... Pride Parade marshals for his work with the LGBT community. Monroe took to the streets dressed as Queen Elizabeth in a horse-drawn carriage. Gay activist David Holtzman was this year's posthumous grand marshal. David died unexpectedly last year.
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  1. Slideshow: Faces of Pride 2012

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