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June 7, 2021

Legal Fund For the Indigenous Accusers of Irish-Canadian Olympics Exec and George Gibney Colleague John Furlong Needs an Additional $64,000

We’ve been telling you about how the discovery of hundreds of First Nations children’s remains at a forced Canadian acculturation school in British Columbia has again […]
June 4, 2021

Canadian Olympic Boss John Furlong — Once an Irish School Cohort of Fugitive Rapist Swimming Coach George Gibney — Is a Good Place to Start With Canada’s Renewed Reckoning of Mistreatment of First Nations Children

by Irvin Muchnick The discovery of the remains of more than 200 children of First Nations tribes (whom we in the U.S. call Native Americans or […]
May 26, 2021

What We’ve Learned About the Degraded Federal Courts’ Office of Judicial Integrity — Now Headed by Michael C. Henry, Formerly the Highest-Paid Employee of the U.S. Center for SafeSport

PREVIOUSLY: Salon, May 11: “U.S. Olympic Committee’s controversial abuse investigator fails upward — to the federal courts,” https://www.salon.com/2021/05/11/us-olympic-committees-controversial-abuse-investigator-fails-upward–to-the-federal-courts/ Salon, May 22: “Is the federal courts’ new […]
May 25, 2021

Is the Federal Courts’ New ‘Judicial Integrity Officer’ Even a Licensed Attorney? (full text from Salon)

The piece below was originally published at Salon on May 22, at https://www.salon.com/2021/05/22/is-the-federal-courts-judicial-integrity-officer-even-a-licensed-attorney/. Watch this space for another update scheduled for tomorrow. ***** by Irvin Muchnick […]
May 22, 2021

‘Is the Federal Courts’ New “Judicial Integrity Officer” Even a Licensed Attorney?’ — Today at Salon

Sources say embattled sports investigator Michael Henry, now in a key federal court post, isn’t an actual lawyer   Earlier this month Salon reported some of […]
May 19, 2021

U.S. Olympic Committee’s Controversial Abuse Investigator Fails Upward — To the Federal Courts (full text from Salon)

The piece below was originally published at Salon on May 11, at https://www.salon.com/2021/05/11/us-olympic-committees-controversial-abuse-investigator-fails-upward–to-the-federal-courts/. ***** by Irvin Muchnick The annals of foxes guarding chicken coops reached a […]
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