espaillat en NY Court Allows Espaillat to Withdraw Petition <p>Lawyers for NYS Senator Adriano Espaillat have temporarily withdrawn their petition in their fight over his race to unseat U.S. Representative Charles Rangel.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Tristan O&rsquo;Neill reports&hellip;</p><p>The lawyers got permission from a state Supreme Court justice Monday to withdraw their petition so they can refile later this week using broader legal arguments.</p><p>Espaillat spokesman Ibrahim Khan says the move lets them keep their legal options open while they fight for transparency. He says the campaign could now push for a new vote to be held.</p> Tue, 03 Jul 2012 11:24:57 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 42355 at NY Court Allows Espaillat to Withdraw Petition