Since excommunication is a very private matter, how do you suppose such information got around? That is assuming he is being disciplined at all, or that it is for the book and not a personal matter.
"We've all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the entire works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true." - Robert Wilensky
If carrots are so darn good for your eyes, why do I see so many dead rabbits on the side of the road?