Richard Severo: Prizewinning Reporter for New York Times

From a New York Times obit by Sam Roberts headlined “Richard Severo, Times Reporter in Internal Clash Over Book, Dies at 90”:

Richard Severo, a prizewinning reporter for The New York Times whose challenge to what he considered a punitive transfer by the newspaper’s management became a cause célèbre among journalists in the 1980s, died in Balmville, N.Y., in the Hudson Valley.