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Gloversville murder suspect suing over arrest

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Derek Kenney, who was arrested and indicted in a July 2010 stabbing death but later saw the charges dropped, filed suit Monday in federal court seeking unspecified compensation for false arrest and imprisonment and malicious prosecution. The 40-year-old Kenney, represented by Amsterdam lawyer Elmer Robert Keach III, also filed a motion in State Supreme Court asking the court to waive its 90-day deadline for filing a notice of claim against a municipality. In the federal ...

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July 12, 2011
11:15 p.m.

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In other words, the women who lied were charged only to CYA, because officials knew this lawsuit was coming. If it wasn't, I wonder if they would have been charged at all.