Archive for August, 2019

Court in Public Records Act Case Sets Hearing on Scope of Attorney-Client Privilege Claim in University of California Documents on Ted Agu Football Death

Published August 15th, 2019, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick In what may be the final “merits” dispute of my California Public Records Act lawsuit for internal University of California documents in the 2014 Ted Agu football conditioning death under then head coach Sonny Dykes and strength and conditioning assistant Damon Harrington, an Alameda County Superior Court judge this week set a […]

My Diana Nyad Problem — And Ours

Published August 13th, 2019, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick A year ago this month, in utmost quiet, the New York Times published a correction of a key passage in Diana Nyad’s 2017 op-ed page memoir of her alleged abuse at the hands of her high school coach. Though not named in the article, he is known to be Jack Nelson, an […]

First Anniversary of Braeden Bradforth Death Marked By Powerful Hometown Event and Powerful Kansas Public Radio Coverage

Published August 2nd, 2019, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick As noted here, yesterday was the first anniversary of Braeden Bradforth’s death, from exertional heat stroke, on the first day of practice at Garden City Community College in Kansas. The date was marked by a memorial event at the Pop Warner football field in Braeden’s hometown of Neptune, New Jersey. Locals described […]

Discussing George Gibney on Ireland’s ‘Off the Ball’ (Along With TD Maureen O’Sullivan)

Published August 1st, 2019, Uncategorized

The interview linked below aired yesterday — it was taped on July 11 at Merrion Park in Dublin, across the street from Leinster House. Tremendous job by Eoin Sheahan and the crew from Off the Ball in focusing on my new information about Gibney ties to the Peruvian sect Sodalitium Christianae Vitae. The new edition […]