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Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas

Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas was elected on Nov. 3, 2015. Prior to that, she served as the county's acting district attorney.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas in her
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas in her office the day after her election victory on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 in Mineola.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas in the
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas in the Nassau County Courthouse the day after her election victory on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, in Mineola.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas is greeted
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas is greeted and congratulated by her staff the day after her election victory on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 in Mineola.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas is greeted
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas is greeted and congratulated by her staff the day after her election victory on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015 in Mineola.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas watches for
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas watches for results of the election with her campaign communication director Evan Lukaske in her room at the Garden City Hotel on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 in Garden City.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas greets family
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas greets family and supporters as she arrives at the Garden City Hotel on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015.

Acting Nassau District Attorney, Madeline Singas, arrives at
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Acting Nassau District Attorney, Madeline Singas, arrives at the Garden City Hotel awaiting result of the election on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015.

Nassau County District Attorney candidate Madeline Singas greets
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Nassau County District Attorney candidate Madeline Singas greets supporters at the Nassau County Democratic election night party, at the Garden City Hotel in Garden City on Nov. 3, 2015.

Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas kisses her son,
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Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas kisses her son, and her daughter by her side, as she casts her vote at Munsey Park Elementary School on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 in Manhasset. (Singas requested her children's names not be used)

Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas gives a thumbs
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Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas gives a thumbs up as she casts her vote at Munsey Park Elementary School on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015 in Manhasset.

Democrat Madeline Singas, a first-time political candidate who

Democrat Madeline Singas, a first-time political candidate who is currently acting Nassau district attorney, defeated Republican Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, in a bitterly contested election for county district attorney. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware)

In a major upset, Democrat Madeline Singas, who

In a major upset, Democrat Madeline Singas, who is Nassau County’s acting district attorney, easily defeated her Republican rival, Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, in the bitterly contested election for district attorney on Nov. 3, 2015. Singas talks about the issues she plans to fight for when she officially takes office in January. (Credit: Barry Sloan)

George Marlin

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas receives the
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas receives the endorsement of Conservative Party leader and former NIFA board member George Marlin on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015 in Mineola. Murray has the official endorsement of the Conservative Party, which has about 10,000 registered members. However, George Marlin, Long Island’s most prominent conservative voice and former member of the NIFA control board, has come out in favor of Singas. He sent a letter to 3,000 Conservative activists asking them to do the same.

Madeline Singas, joined by husband Theo and children
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Madeline Singas, joined by husband Theo and children Deme and Billy, speaks to supporters at Louie's Oyster Bar in Port Washington after winning the Democratic primary against challenger Michael Scotto, on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas meets constituents
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas meets constituents at the Domestic Harmony Foundation Walk to End Domestic Violence at Eisenhower Park, on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015. Singas is running for election to Kathleen Rice's former post as Nassau County's top prosecutor.

Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas receives the
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Acting Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas receives the endorsement of Conservative Party leader and former NIFA board member George Marlin on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, in Mineola.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas criticizes Hempstead
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas criticizes Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, her opponent in the race for Nassau district attorney, on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, in Mineola.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas criticizes Hempstead
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas criticizes Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, her opponent in the race for Nassau district attorney, at a news conference outside Town Hall in Hempstead on Monday, Oct. 26, 2015.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas calls on
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas calls on the Republican-controlled Congress to pass legislation to close gun sale loopholes and expand background checks. She spoke in Great Neck on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas addresses Democratic
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas addresses Democratic members of the Nassau County Legislature at a public hearing in Mineola on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, where the county's contract procurement process was discussed.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas speaks about
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas speaks about the arrest of the county's deputy officer for emergency management, Edward Korona Jr., on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 in Mineola. Korona was charged with four counts of perjury, four counts of offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, four counts of making an apparently false sworn statement in the first degree, and official misconduct.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas speaks about
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Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas speaks about the arrest of the county's deputy officer for emergency management, Edward Korona Jr., on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 in Mineola. Korona was charged with four counts of perjury, four counts of offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree, four counts of making an apparently false sworn statement in the first degree, and official misconduct.

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas meets constituents
Photo Credit: Anthony Lanzilote

Nassau Acting District Attorney Madeline Singas meets constituents at the Domestic Harmony Foundation Walk to End Domestic Violence at Eisenhower Park, on Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015. Singas is running for election to Kathleen Rice's former post as Nassau County's top prosecutor.

Madeline Singas, joined by husband Theo and children
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Madeline Singas, joined by husband Theo and children Deme and Billy, speaks to supporters at Louie's Oyster Bar in Port Washington after winning the Democratic primary against challenger Michael Scotto, on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015.

Congresswoman and former District Attorney Kathleen Rice speaks
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Congresswoman and former District Attorney Kathleen Rice speaks while standing next to acting DA Madeline Singas during a news conference on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo chats with acting Nassau County
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo chats with acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas at the Nassau County Democratic Committee's annual fall dinner in Carle Place on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015. Democratic Party chairman Jay Jacobs is at right.

Madeline Singas in Mineola

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, on
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Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Mineola, releases the details of a 17-count indictment against Joshua Golson-Orelus, who was arrested in June in connection with the fatal shooting of a gas attendant in a botched January robbery.

Madeline Singas at the Nassau County Courthouse

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas in
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Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas in her office at the Nassau County Courthouse on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Mineola.

Madeline Singas in her office

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas in
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Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas in her office at the Nassau County Court in Mineola on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015.

Madeline Singas at a news conference

Madeline Singas, who is seeking the Democratic nomination
Photo Credit: Steve Pfost

Madeline Singas, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for Nassau County district attorney, speaks after a news conference as State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman presented a package of bills designed to prevent public corruption held in front of the Nassau County Supreme Court in Mineola, Friday, May 29, 2015.

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