Prosecutors: Lawyer for Hanukkah stabbing suspect needs to be removed

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 Prosecutors are looking to remove the lawyer representing Hanukkah stabbing suspect Grafton Thomas, arguing he is a witness in the case.

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas Walsh is pushing for Attorney Michael Sussman to be disqualified from representing Thomas. 

Walsh claims Sussman is a material witness after he searched a home Thomas may have lived in a few years ago and removed evidence.

Sussman says he's very flattered that Walsh has a high regard for him, but he expects to continue on the case.

Thomas has pleaded not guilty to multiple state charges including attempted murder.

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