Bill Conlin Center of Child Molestation Accusations: Reports
Deadspin is Reporting That an Upcoming Philadelphia Inquirer Story Includes Allegations of Child Molestation Against Famed Sports Writer Bill Conlin
Deadspin is reporting that a Philadelphia newspaper is set to publish a story on legendary Philadelphia Daily News sportswriter Bill Conlin. The Deadspin story states that an upcoming Philadelphia Inquirer story by Nancy Phillips includes "what we're told are allegations of child molestation against sportswriter Bill Conlin."
The Deadspin story goes on to say that Conlin resigned from his post at the Daily News on Tuesday, December 20, 2011.
Another report says that Bill Conlin did not resign but retired.
Conlin was still active with the Daily News. He penned his last column on December 19, 2011.
Here is an archive of Bill Conlin columns
If true, the Philadelphia Inquirer story would be the latest in a series of ugly accusations in the world of sports that include Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky and Syracuse assistant Bernie Fine.
Conlin recently wrote a column about the Jerry Sandusky scandal.