Awarded for "Crime Scene Cleanup", a 2009 San Antonio Current cover story on the city's "Toxic Triangle" area. Residents of the poor Mexican-American neighborhood adjacent to the former Kelly Air Force Base suffer an unusually high rate of cancer that local activists suggest is related to living above the chemical plumes coming from the base.
Greg's story revealed that a cancer expert had his study on the area suspiciously squelched and discredited after it concluded that some of the cancers may indeed be attributable to living above the chemical plumes. This is not what San Antonio Metro Health and their military partners wanted to hear...
Crime Scene Cleanup
As evidence in the Toxic Triangle whodunit disappears, so does the
possibility of justice for its victims - 4/29/09