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Daily Archives: August 30th, 2010

You’d hardly know it from his obituaries, but Denis Dillon, the longtime Nassau County District Attorney who died two weeks ago after a long battle with lymphoma, was more than just the guy who prosecuted the Amy Fisher-Long Island Lolita case, and who once ran for governor as the Right to Life candidate. He was also the soft-spoken prosecutor who made his bones as a law enforcement tough guy 40 years ago when he took on the John Gotti of his day. read more  by Jerry Capeci for Huffington Post