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Ex-Olympics Boss Loses Temper On The Stand

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2015 | Canada British Columbia

He said the stress caused by a Georgia Straight article led him and his wife Deborah to move to Ireland, where she was killed in a car crash in 2013.

John Furlong Lashed Out Against Journalist: Lawyer

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Furlong has denied any allegations of abuse.

Jian Ghomeshi, John Furlong Exposés On Alleged Abuse Reveal Media Double Standard

Michael Stewart | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Stewart

What do we made of Canada's embrace of one exposé and its exile of another? The victims of the alleged abuses seems like a good starting point. Ghomeshi's accusers were referred to as "educated and employed." Furlong's alleged victims are all aboriginal.

Ex-Olympics Boss Wishes Inner Peace To Sex Abuse Accusers

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Furlong says he felt paralyzing pain but is now ready to move on with his life.

Docs Raise Questions About Abuse Claim Against Former Olympic CEO

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Court documents related to a series of lawsuits against former Olympic CEO John Furlong suggest one of the plaintiffs attended a school in...

John Furlong Countersued By Journalist

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE: 1:20 p.m. — John Furlong responded to Laura Robinson's lawsuit with the following statement on Tuesday: "I will continue to defend my reputa...

Requesting Thousands In Security

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A freelance journalist who wrote an article alleging former Vancouver Olympic CEO John Furlong verbally and physically abused British Colu...

Will Furlong Have to Pay?

CBC | Posted 02.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The ongoing legal battle between former Vancouver Olympic CEO John Furlong and journalist Laura Robinson is expected to return to court on Monday. R...

Journalist Seeks Public Funding For Legal Expenses

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Laura Robinson, a Vancouver journalist being sued by former VANOC CEO John Furlong, is hoping to get by with a little help from her friends. If her...

Furlong: No Apology Coming

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The journalist accused of defaming the former head of the Vancouver Olympics is now accusing John Furlong of damaging her reputation.Laura...

Journalist Fires Back

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The freelance journalist who first wrote about abuse allegations involving former Vancouver Olympic CEO John Furlong insists it is her, no...

Furlong Family Hit 'Like A Wrecking Ball'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Family members of former Vancouver Olympic CEO John Furlong — including his ex-wife — are speaking out against allegations of physical...

Newspaper Responds To Olympic CEO's Lawsuit

CP | Keven Drews and James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A weekly newspaper that published allegations that former Olympic CEO John Furlong physically and emotionally abused students at a Catholi...

Furlong Sues B.C. Newspaper Over Abuse Allegations

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - John Furlong, whose reputation as the face of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics was tarnished earlier this year by decades-old allegation...