Columnist

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. In 2003, he won the Pulitzer Prize for team coverage of the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He has received several other awards, including the 2004 American Society of Newspaper Editors top award for deadline news reporting. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Latest stories

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Taxi cab magnate may be out of luck

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Boston’s taxi king, who pleaded guilty this week to federal tax and fraud offenses, may not be able to run his business from a prison cell after all.

THOMAS FARRAGHER

Teaching lessons until the very end

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Kevin Gosnell, who died of ALS last week, was a loving father and husband who offered lessons to his family until the very end.

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For a justice of brilliance, a graceful step down

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On the state’s highest court, Robert Cordy wrote hundreds of majority opinions with an intellectual curiosity.

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What kind of guy buys a lighthouse? This guy

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Bobby Sager bought Minot’s Ledge Light a mile off Cohasset, and he has a vision for it.