Today’s featured journalist is Brett Barrouquere, a reporter with the Associated Press who covers crime and justice out of Louisville, KY. His portfolio includes stories from the Huffington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, and Knoxville News Sentinel about courts, legal issues, law enforcement and the military. Specifically: 'Godfather of Grass' on lam 2 years after raid, Prosecutors end hunt for fugitive after 17 years, and Ethics dilemma for lawyers when inmates seek death. Barrouquere got his start covering local and state government, crime, and handling all manner of assignments for the Opelousas (La.) Daily World. If you’re interested in pitching him, try the mornings (preferably with some advance notice of an event).
Remember: if you also want to be featured here, you should a) set up your own own journalist portfolio and 2) let us know by emailing delia at muckrack dot com.