Archive for March, 2014

Fort Lauderdale Clarifies Legal Justification for Each Redaction in Alex Pussieldi Public Records Release– And the Justification Itself Could Tell a Scandalous Story

Published March 26th, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The very professional Cole Copertino, assistant city attorney for Fort Lauderdale, responded comprehensively to our requests for the specific claims of statutory exemptions in each redaction of the 19-page release of public records given to us last Friday. With this new information, Tim Joyce and I are ready to share with […]

New Plantation (Florida) Documents Confirm That Police Tried to Reach Only Three of Dozens of Potential Witnesses Supplied by Alex Pussieldi Accuser at 2012 Swim Meet

Published March 26th, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Our looming public records dispute with the city of Plantation, Florida, was resolved this morning with the city clerk’s release to us of additional documents: attachments to an email sent by the coach of the host swim club at a November 2012 age-group swim meet in Plantation. Alex […]

Alex Pussieldi Suspended by Florida Gold Coast Swimming — USA Swimming’s Regional Affiliate

Published March 25th, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Concussion Inc. has learned that Alex Pussieldi was suspended, effective March 21, by Florida Gold Coast Swimming. That is USA Swimming’s local swim committee (LSC) in southeastern Florida. According to our sources, Pussieldi “retired” from coaching last July because he was about to be suspended. Today’s news means […]

Public Records Fights Brew Over Alex Pussieldi Documents in Fort Lauderdale and Plantation, Florida

Published March 25th, 2014, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Concussion Inc., which has a lot of experience in this area, is gearing up for possible public records disputes with the city governments of Fort Lauderdale and Plantation, Florida. In different ways, the two municipalities, in our view, might be withholding what should be open information in their files on investigations […]

DUSTIN PERRY VICTIM SPEAKS OUT

Published March 25th, 2014, Uncategorized

Complete links to the Dustin Perry series are at https://concussioninc.net/?p=8603.   by Tim Joyce An ex-swimmer in his 30’s, who was a 15-year-old sexual abuse victim of Dustin Perry, two days ago contacted Concussion Inc. to tell his story. We are identifying him only as “John.” He told us, “I felt I had to come forward […]