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

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?