Federal Judge Allows Certain Claims Related To Inmate's Death To Proceed

Mealey's (September 28, 2015, 2:09 PM EDT) -- ALBANY, N.Y. — A New York federal judge on Sept. 15 granted summary judgment on certain claims asserted against individual prison officials by the estate of a woman who died while detained but refused to dismiss claims against certain doctors and others in relation to her care (Yodi Zikianda, as the administrator for the Estate of Irene Bamenga, v. County of Albany, et al., No. 1:12-CV-1194, N.D. N.Y.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122363).

(Opinion available. Document #77-151014-001Z.)

Yodi Zikianda, as administrator of the estate of his...
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