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Leary's autism remarks anger Emerson alumni

College cites the famous graduate's charitable work, will draft apology

By Michael Levenson
Globe Staff / October 24, 2008

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The irascible comedian and actor Denis Leary is one of Emerson College's most prominent fund-raisers. A 1979 graduate, he has signed fund-raising letters, performed a benefit at Cutler Majestic Theatre, and donated proceeds from musical performances to his alma mater. (Full article: 625 words)

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