Bill Conlin's Accusers Speak, Call For End Of Statute Of Limitations

Bill Conlin, the former Philadelphia Daily News sportswriter who left his job after being accused of molesting several children in the 1970s, died in January. Today, four of his accusers—Kelly Hasson Blanchet, Karen Healy-Lange, Christine Guisti, and Dale Elsa Norley—have penned a New York Daily News editorial, in… » 2/20/14 11:13am 2/20/14 11:13am

A Guide To The Molestation Allegations Against Bill Conlin

The Philadelphia Inquirer has published its investigation into claims of child sexual abuse against Hall of Fame Daily News columnist Bill Conlin. We teased it earlier, but the details and the number of people willing to go on the record make Nancy Phillips's story a must-read. Here are the essentials. » 12/20/11 5:26pm 12/20/11 5:26pm

Legendary Columnist Bill Conlin Resigns Over Forthcoming Philly Inquirer

The Philadelphia Inquirer's top investigative reporter, Nancy Phillips, has written a story containing what we're told are allegations of child molestation against sportswriter Bill Conlin, a longtime columnist at the rival Daily News. Conlin resigned just moments ago, according to a source at the Daily News. » 12/20/11 1:26pm 12/20/11 1:26pm

Loaded Feature Stories That Make It Abundantly Clear Why Newspapers Suck

Yes, that's Brett Myers, Phillies number two pitcher, who many of you only know as the man who punched his wife in the face outside a Boston bar back in June of 2006 » 10/29/08 11:15am 10/29/08 11:15am. Given his penchant for violence and , it would seem completely ridiculous for a newspaper to do a feature story on Myers' part-time hobby: But that's…