William Haughey walked out of Wallkill Correctional Facility on May 9, after serving eight years and four months of a ten-year prison term. But it would be another two weeks before he felt any real sense of freedom.
On May 23, Haughey, who had been convicted of setting a fire in a Putnam County tavern eight years prior, was officially exonerated of the crime. As a court order
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