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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, along with police, elected officials and community leaders, speaks Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Ramapo Town Hall in Ramapo, N.Y. about Saturday night's stabbings at a rabbi's home in Monsey. (Seth Harrison/The Journal News via AP) New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, right, along with police, elected officials and community leaders, speaks Dec. 29 at Ramapo Town Hall in Ramapo, New York, about Saturday night’s stabbings at a rabbi’s home in Monsey. (Seth Harrison/The Journal News via AP)

An attorney representing Grafton Thomas, accused of entering a rabbi’s home in Rockland County over the weekend and stabbing five people in an attack that’s been labeled as “domestic terrorism” by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, says his client’s actions were fueled by mental illness, not anti-Semitism.

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Dan M. Clark

Dan M. Clark is the Albany reporter for the New York Law Journal. He covers the state Court of Appeals, the state legislature, state regulators, and more. Email Dan anytime at dmclark@alm.com.

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