Bennett Walsh | WAMC

Bennett Walsh

A remote court arraignment
Paul Tuthill / WAMC

        Two former administrators of the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home were arraigned Thursday on criminal neglect charges for their roles in the deadly COVID-19 outbreak at the state-owned long-term care facility. 


      The attorney for suspended Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Superintendent Bennett Walsh Thursday asserted he is being wrongly blamed for the deadly COVID-19 outbreak at the state-run long term care facility.

The Holyoke Soldier's Home
Mass.Dept of Veterans Services

      A lawsuit has been filed over the deadly coronavirus outbreak at the Holyoke Soldiers’ home.