DiNapoli: AG James can probe Cuomo nursing home scandals without my approval

Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said Thursday that State Attorney General Letitia James can launch a sweeping criminal probe of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s controversial COVID-19 nursing home policies and decisions without a referral from DiNapoli’s office. DiNapoli responded to a letter sent to him last month by VoicesForSeniors, a group founded by relatives of nursing home residents…