Manhattan DA Will Not Press Charges. Cuomo will not face criminal prosecution for the nursing home deaths. His lawyer explained “I was told that after a thorough investigation – as we have said all along – there was no evidence to suggest that any laws were broken.” The former Governor had been under scrutiny for his mandate requiring nursing homes to admit elderly patients who had been hospitalized with covid. An estimated 15,000 residents perished as a result. Cuomo has dodged yet another bullet. 3 investigations into alleged wrongdoing have now been dismissed. Lady Luck appears to be with him. Manhattan DA Will Not Press Charges. Cuomo has momentum going into his Albany City Court arraignment on Friday !!