Scion of wealthy NYC family, Morgenthau was DA for decades

NEW YORK — He seemed almost like he was out of Central Casting — tall and patrician, with a cultivated, above-the-fray presence. And in fact, former Manhattan District Attorney Robert M. Morgenthau inspired some television casting of his own, as the model for the avuncular character of prosecutor Adam Schiff, played by actor Steven Hill ...

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