April 8, 2014

Untangling Mysterious Business Dealings of Abusive Swimming Coach Alex Pussieldi

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Yesterday we published the document of Alex Pussieldi’s fine and indefinite suspension last year by Florida Gold Coast Swimming, […]
April 9, 2014

Concussion Inc. Flashback: Harvard Hits the $100 Million Jackpot for Tiny, Misrepresented Study Glossing Over Brain Trauma

ESPN’s investigative unit has reported that Harvard’s $100 million longitudinal study of the health of retired National Football League players is in trouble. The $100 mil […]
April 9, 2014


by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   The Fort Lauderdale detective who dismissed a swimmer’s 2004 complaint of a physical assault by coach Alex Pussieldi as […]
April 9, 2014

BREAKING — Fort Lauderdale police’s suppressed sex crimes unit report on Alex Pussieldi to be published here shortly.

April 9, 2014

Fort Lauderdale Police Release 2004 Special Victims Unit Report on Alex Pussieldi – First Documented Confirmation of Allegations of Sex With Underage Boys

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Just moments after we completed the preceding article – about multiple-witness reporting to the Fort Lauderdale police of child […]
April 9, 2014

Ultimate Notes on the Warrior (1959-2014)

by Irvin Muchnick   Barry Petchesky of Deadspin wrote a very good piece on Jim Hellwig, a.k.a. the Ultimate Warrior, so I don’t have to. Go […]
April 10, 2014

Chuck Wielgus, USA Swimming’s Perjury King, Is on the Hook, Too, in Fort Lauderdale Cover-Up of Alex Pussieldi

by Irvin Muchnick   “… I can only offer frustration myself when I review the file and wonder why more was not done then.  I can […]
April 11, 2014

Fort Lauderdale Police Sitting on Two Verbatim Statements in 2004 Special Victims Unit Investigation – One By Alex Pussieldi Himself, the Other by a Victim

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Though the Fort Lauderdale police two days ago released to Concussion Inc. documents from the 2004 Special Victims Unit […]
April 11, 2014

Reviewing the Fort Lauderdale Police Special Victims Unit File on Alex Pussieldi – Evidence Is Devastating, and More Reticent Local Witnesses Are Being Smoked Out

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Everyone has a right to fair prosecution and a beyond-a-reasonable-doubt standard at criminal trial. But no one has a […]
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