Standing by a friend who has done a terrible wrong takes courage - and for that, Sunday Times sports journalist David Walsh should be given credit. He must have known the storm he was wading into when he wrote a testimonial for the disgraced former Irish Times sportswriter Tom Humphries.
Providing a character reference for a child sex offender who admitted grooming and abusing an underage teenage girl: how could there not be a backlash?...
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