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Sean P. Murphy

In 30 years at the Globe, Sean P. Murphy has worked as a general assignment reporter, an enterprise reporter, the federal court reporter, an investigative reporter, the casino and gambling reporter and, now, the consumer advocacy reporter. He is also a law school graduate and part-time journalism professor.

Latest stories

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

She was hit by an Amazon Flex driver — and left in the ditch by auto insurers

By , Globe Staff

In the wake of a car crash, Progressive Insurance, Geico, and Amazon failed to step up on behalf of a “little person nobody wants to pay attention to.”

SEAN P. MURPHY | THE FINE PRINT

A botched car registration leads to lots of trouble

By , Globe Staff

A Rhode Island auto dealership was paid to register the car it sold to a Roxbury man, but didn’t follow through, leading to the man being pulled over and cited for driving offenses.

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

A Crohn’s disease sufferer asked to use a Starbucks bathroom. He was denied, but that’s illegal

By , Globe Staff

The law mandates immediate access to restrooms for sufferers of inflammatory bowel disease, but that’s not what happened at one Starbucks outlet in Boston.

Sean P. Murphy | The Fine Print

Home security system proved anything but

By , Globe Staff

The peace of mind of having the system was replaced with stress and frustration for a Swampscott couple dealing with ADT and its business partner.