LA Times Fires Investigative Reporter After Disclosure of ‘Inappropriate Relationship’ With Source

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By: Sandra Oshiro | Poynter

The Los Angeles Times fired investigative reporter Jason Felch after he disclosed he had “engaged in an inappropriate relationship” with someone who was a source for a Dec. 7 story on Occidental College’s handling of sexual assault allegations. 

Times Editor Davan Maharaj fired Felch on Friday. The Times noted:

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