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Dennis White seeks defamation, civil rights counts against Boston, Kim Janey

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Former Police Commissioner Dennis White is seeking to file a raft of new civil counts against the city and Acting Mayor Kim Janey, including allegations of civil rights violations, discrimination and defamation.
White's attorneys this week asked the federal judge overseeing the case for permission to file the amended complaint, turning the original lawsuit that sought to stop Janey from firing him into a full-blown wrongful termination suit seeking punitive damages.
Janey fired White last month after a drawn-out and ugly multiweek battle. White only served as police commissioner for a...
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