The Age can reveal that Gentner, who had been based in the St Kilda crime investigation unit since 2007 until his dismissal, has appealed the decision to the Police Registration and Services Board.
A date for the appeal hearing is yet to be set.
In 2020, Gentner was one of three officers accused of leaking photos of former AFL player and coach Dani Laidley in custody following her arrest for stalking. The photos of Laidley, wearing a wig and make-up, were widely circulated before she…
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