Reporter

Michael Rezendes

An investigative reporter and political writer, Rezendes was a member of the Boston Globe Spotlight Team for nearly a decade and shared a Pulitzer Prize for investigating the cover-up of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. He has probed a wide array of additional topics, including the September 11 attacks, prison suicides, healthcare costs, and the role of money in presidential politics.

Latest stories

Lawsuit on care of Bridgewater patients allowed to move forward

By Jan Ransom and , Globe Staff

The suit, filed by families of three former patients, claims that officials discriminate against the most severely mentally ill.

‘Spotlight’ journalists didn’t foresee impact of church abuse investigation

By , Globe Staff

How the world has changed in the 13 years since the Spotlight Team first revealed the Catholic Church’s coverup of clergy sexual abuse.

Racially tinged e-mails expose rift in Plymouth County DA’s office

By and , Globe Staff

The e-mails included a seemingly mocking attitude toward a crime victim, raising doubts about the former prosecutor’s integrity.

Plymouth DA faces fire for witness deals

By , Globe Staff

In the last four months, three judges have separately rebuked Timothy Cruz’s office for its handling of cases before them.