Cortez Stewart

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Name: Cortez Stewart
Born: 1934-03-06
Died: 2005-04-03 (Age:71)
Hometown: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
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Cortez Stewart worked as a Senior Investigator for the New York County District Attorney's Office. He worked in that office for over twenty years and retired as a respected member of the staff of District Attorney Robert M. Morgenthau.

In 1962 Stewart testified before a NY State legislative body investigating corruption and organized crime influence in the boxing industry. He reportedly was offered money by the infamous racketeer "Blink" Palermo to spar with Sonny Liston.