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Marc Karlinsky

As seen in: Chicago Law Bulletin

Editor of Chicago Daily Law Bulletin (@CDLB) covering IL legal/political news. President of @ChicagoTerps. RTs not endorsements except when they are.

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As editor at the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, I lead a great team of legal journalists who tell the story of Chicago's legal community every afternoon. The paper, operating since 1854, is the oldest daily courts paper in the U.S. and the second-oldest newspaper operating in Chicago. We cover the ...

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@MarcKarlinsky — 783 followers, 1,977 tweets

Sep 19, 2017

@joshfliegel Can't take credit for this one. Either came suggested by the columnist or from one of our copy editors

Sep 18, 2017

Unofficial @CDLB poll since it's easier than checking one-by-one: Are you, Twitter user, running for Illinois attorney general?

Sep 10, 2017

@ThatDanHasty I liked this news release more when @Pelicanbaseball's PR folks wrote it and quoted @ScottKornberg on *his* award.🕵🏻

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was an Illinois statehouse intern for the Daily Law Bulletin.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Kermit the Frog. Dude can rock a trench coat and fedora.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email's the way to go — but only if you think the pitch matches the topics I cover at a Chicago- or Illinois-centric level.

Herman Kogan Media Awards — Meritorious Achievement Award, Legal-Beat Reporting

2014 - Legal Journalism
Given by the Chicago Bar Association, the award recognized stories on juvenile justice legislation, the history of lawyers in the Illinois legislature, changes in Cook County judges' healthcare benefits, the retirement of a prominent circuit judge, and a controversy over millions of dollars in unpaid court filing fees by the City of Chicago.

Peter Lisagor Award for Exemplary Journalism

2016 - Best Deadline Report
The Chicago Headline Club gave this award in its Specialty/Trade category for the Dec. 21, 2015 story "Six-person jury law ruled unconstitutional"