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Cathy Scott

Covers:  forensics, evidence, crime, media, social justice

✎ Blogger for @PsychToday LATimes bestselling author of Killing of #Tupac, MafiaDaughter, Murder of #Biggie. Journo vegan jogger hiker cyclist mom animalrights

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Biography

Cathy Scott is a true crime author and journalist who blogs for Psychology Today. Her work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, New York Post, George magazine, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, Reuters, and Las Vegas Sun. Best known for penning The Killing of Tupac Shakur and ...

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Nov 22, 2017

On this anniversary of Kennedy's death, the privilege of hearing the then-President speak about the value of...  http://fb.me/2rxi4hAhn 

Nov 22, 2017

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Nov 22, 2017

My interview for this 6-part A&E series about Tupac airs in this Tuesday's episode....  http://fb.me/LNJlRBZi 

Nov 21, 2017

When I was a relatively young reporter, each morning a colleague in the newsroom where more than a dozen...  http://fb.me/89IELQK44 

Nov 20, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Charlies Manson has died. Never thought I'd say this about a death, but here it is: Hallelujah, hallelujah, hallelujah.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

General assignment reporter for the Beach & Bay Press

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. My mother taught typing. I clocked in at 120 words per minute.

How is social media changing news?

News can be reported on the spot, from the field, and posted immediately, along with photos and video.

Awards

Society of Professional Journalists Award

1993 - Criticism
1st Place, Criticism, op-ed piece in the San Diego Union-Tribune