Eliza in the News

I’m a public defender in Manhattan. The Central Park video is all too familiar.
Washington Post

Some say sharing videos of police brutality against Black people is just ‘trauma porn’

Election 2021: Eliza Orlins on Running For Manhattan District Attorney
Under The Radar

‘I Feared for My Life’: The Use of Unmarked Vans in Arrests Is More
Common Than You Think


Flipping Public Paradigms for Social Equity
Honeysuckle Magazine

PD Eliza Orlins Running For Manhattan DA
Aider and Abettor Podcast

Eliza Orlins Wants to Clean Up the Manhattan DA’s Office

Criminal Injustice System w/ Eliza Orlins
Honestly Speaking Podcast

The NYPD unit that snatched a protester off the street has been accosting people for years

Eliza Orlins for Manhattan DA, Social Safety Nets & Boots in the Streets
The Uninformed States of America Podcast

Defund the Police—Movement or Folly?
WestView News

Sorry Not Sorry
Alyssa Milano

Manhattan DA Candidate Eliza Orlins Becomes First DA Candidate in New York History to Accept Donations via Cryptocurrency
Campaign Press Release

Meet Eliza Orlins – The Manhattan DA Candidate Primarying Cy Vance
Rantt Media

Ebro in the Morning – Eliza Orlins
HOT 97

Eliza Orlins’s Amazing Race
Jewish Insider

Why Brands Need a New Approach to Social Justice

Eliza Orlins continues her work to improve the criminal justice system

Running for Manhattan District Attorney
Stilettos on the Ground

Central Park Video Reignites Conversation on False 911 Calls
CBS News

Longtime public defender on Central Park video: “The cops are inclined to believe a white accuser and the other person gets arrested.”
Yahoo News

Bystander Videos of George Floyd and Others Are Policing the Police
The New York Times

Michael Cohen gets Early Release from Prison Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Eliza Orlins: Protecting Prisoners from Covid-19

Anticipating COVID-19 Outbreaks, Rikers Island Offers Warning For U.S. Jails, Prisons

Eliza Orlins on Survivor 40 and Running for Mahattan District Attorney
Rob Has a Podcast

Public Defender Eliza Orlins runs for Manhattan District Attorney
Caribbean Life

Episode 361: Eliza Orlins
Two Broads Talking Politics Podcast

Public Defender Promises Major Change as She Joins Crowded Field for 2021 Manhattan District Attorney Race
New York Law Journal

Facing Jail Time, Until a Lawyer With Survival Skills Helped Her Find Her Way
The New York Times

After Roger Stone Sentenced to 40 Months in Prison for Lying to Congress, NYC Public Defender Says Her Client is Serving 3-6 Years for ‘Stealing a Jacket’

What Happens Now That Harvey Weinstein Is Officially a Convicted Rapist

Mayor’s Critics Say Prosecuting Fare Beaters Criminalizes Poverty
New York 1

Bail Reform – Sixth Precinct Community Council
WestView News

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Eliza recognizes that every individual has a unique story, and many have unique needs. She will protect immigrant communities from unfair treatment; she will refuse to prosecute juveniles as adults; and she will protect our LGBTQIA+ community from harassment and violence, while also working to protect them from abuse and unfair treatment at the hands of the legal system. In cases involving sexual and domestic violence, Eliza is committed to centering the voices and concerns of victims.