NOLA Media Group trumpets journalism award for prison series one day after firing majority of people who worked on it
http://www.bestofneworleans.com/imag...3.58.07_pm.png At this hour, NOLA.com is fronting a major journalism award it has received for its recent 8-part series "Louisiana INCarcerated," which spotlighted conditions and financial incentives in the state's Byzantine, for-profit prison system:
<blockquote>A team of Times-Picayune reporters was awarded the June "Sidney" award, a monthly journalism prize given out by the Sidney Hillman Foundation, for the newspaper's recent eight-part special report on Louisiana's highest-in-the-world incarceration rate.
The series, "Louisiana Incarcerated," was reported by Cindy Chang, Jan Moller, Jonathan Tilove and John Simerman.? [ Read more ]
[ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
|All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:54 AM.|
Copyright 1997 - 2013 - BlackandGold.com