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Simone Weichselbaum

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Somewhere in the US of A
Staff Writer — The Marshall Project
Covers:  all things criminal justice including prisons, police policy and juvenile justice

New York native and scribe: staff writer and Diversity Chair for @MarshallProj. Former staffer of @nydailynews and @phillydailynews. UPenn Criminology MS grad.

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Biography

Born in Brooklyn. Raised there too.
Cut reporting teeth in D.C. and then Philadelphia.
Returned home to cover the greatest city on Planet Earth.

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@SimoneJWei — 2,853 followers, 8,094 tweets

@TheRealDonLobo Full picture changes the context. He’s just a happy baby with a sweet new toy
RT @StephenRushin: Largest ever increase in hate crimes happened after September 11th. Second largest, after Trump’s election. Words m… https://t.co/ZaMCTxswa1
@RachelSilby When I first met him, I knew this guy wasn’t stopping at city council. Glad to hear this news
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporting intern for the Press & Sun Bulletin in good ole' Binghamton, NY

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Who hasn't?

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

April from TMNT...without her, what would have become of Splinter?