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.
By Michael Rezendes and Jan Ransom , Globe Staff
The federally funded group called on Charlie Baker to transfer control of the facility from the Department of Correction to the Department of Mental Health.
By Jan Ransom and Michael Rezendes , Globe Staff
The suit, filed by families of three former patients, claims that officials discriminate against the most severely mentally ill.
By Michael Rezendes , 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.
By Michael Rezendes and Andrea Estes , Globe Staff
The e-mails included a seemingly mocking attitude toward a crime victim, raising doubts about the former prosecutor’s integrity.