Archive for October, 2012

More on Linda McMahon and WWE’s Aggressive Exploitation of State Film Tax Credits

Published October 23rd, 2012, Uncategorized

“WWE sold millions in state film tax credits” Don Michak Manchester Journal Inquirer http://www.journalinquirer.com/articles/2012/10/23/page_one/doc50870bd5596d2018187824.txt

Police Account of Processing of Sex Abuse Allegations at Michael Phelps’ Baltimore Swim Club Is As Skimpy As a Speedo Bikini

Published October 23rd, 2012, Uncategorized

Baltimore County police aren’t saying much about their involvement in the North Baltimore Aquatic Club sex abuse scandal. And what they are saying has serious holes. If law enforcement doesn’t want the public to conclude that cops have been playing footsies with the powerful, at the expense of full exploration of allegations of child molestation, […]

Baltimore County Police Now Searching for USA Swimming’s 2010 Letter About Sex Abuse Allegation That Led to Departure of North Baltimore Aquatic Club’s Hall of Fame Coach

Published October 22nd, 2012, Uncategorized

Earlier today the Baltimore County Police Department told me that “there are no documents to release” on the information that a former North Baltimore Aquatic Club swimmer had complained of being molested by a coach, “because no police reports were generated.” I demurred, noting that the freedom of information statute in Maryland covers “documentary material […]

Complete Links to ConcussionInc.’s Coverage of Sex Abuse Scandal at Michael Phelps’ North Baltimore Aquatic Club

Published October 22nd, 2012, Uncategorized

‘Swimming Coach Accused of Molestation at Michael Phelps’ North Baltimore Aquatic Club’ — Tim Joyce, WBAL Published October 3rd, 2012 ***** Once More With Feeling: WBAL Reinstates Story on Sex Abuse at Michael Phelps’ Swim Club — Reschedules Journalist Tim Joyce’s Radio Interview Today Published October 4th, 2012 ***** USA Swimming FAQ Assures ‘Board Members […]

EXCLUSIVE: Baltimore County Police Confirm 2010 Letter From USA Swimming Re Sex Abuse Allegation at Michael Phelps’ North Baltimore Aquatic Club

Published October 22nd, 2012, Uncategorized

Based on new information received today, I reinforced my request for public release of records relative to a report by USA Swimming to the Baltimore County Police Department of an allegation of past abuse by a former swimmer at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, the home base of Michael Phelps. (Investigative reporter Tim Joyce broke […]