Simone Weichselbaum on Muck Rack

Simone Weichselbaum

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 for @MarshallProj. Former staffer of @nydailynews and @phillydailynews. UPenn criminology grad.

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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.

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?