2019 Index of Grantee Stories

Below is a comprehensive list of our grantees’ stories published in 2019.

Trump, “small” businesses drive road through Alaskan refuge
Grantee Jane Kay, for Reveal. (Jan. 8, 2019)

Questions about Buffet son’s activities along U.S. – Mexico border
Grantee Beau Hodei, for The Phoenix News Times. (Jan. 10, 2019)

Of FEMA, maps and Maine
Grantee Annie Avilés, for Pacific Standard Magazine. (Jan. 15, 2019)

Sweeping group home reform falters in California
Grantee Jeremy Loudenback, for The Imprint. (Feb. 14, 2019)

Business districts target the homeless in Denver
Grantee Rob Walters, for Next City. (Feb. 18, 2019)

New investigations look deeper into deaths at ICE lockups
Grantee Robin Urevich, for Capital and Main. (Feb. 25, 2019)

Stories of sexual assault by CBP agents against migrants
Grantee Silvia Viñas, for Radio Ambulante. (Feb. 27, 2019)

47,000 convictions dismissed so far in Massachusetts drug lab scandal
Grantee Shawn Musgrave, for Reveal. (March 25, 2019)

In California, new legislation may disrupt the disruptors
Grantee Andrew Stelzer, for San Francisco Public Press. (March 28, 2019)

Texas has a big dam problem
Grantee Naveena Sadasivam, for The Texas Observer. (April 1, 2019)

Seeking Conviction: Justice elusive for NC sexual assault survivors
Grantees at the Carolina Public Press. (April 10, 2019)

Head Count: How many people died during Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico?
Team of grantees, for Radio Ambulante. (April 2, 2019)

Guards and Medics Prey on Women Prisoners at LA County Jail
Grantee Lauren Lee White, for The Guardian. (April 30, 2019)

California won’t prosecute all violators of data-privacy law
Grantees at San Francisco Public Press. (May 5, 2019)

Is New York State’s Justice Center Just?
Grantees Alisa Partlan and Hella Winston, for City & State New York. (May 9, 2019)

Poisons in Washington State’s Puget Sound
Grantee John Stang, for Cascadia Magazine. (June 26, 2019)

The Impact of Fracking Boom in Ohio: Who’s Listening
Grantee Julie Grant, for Allegheny Front. (June 28, 2019)

First Amendment and Open-Records Laws May Limit California’s New Privacy Law
Grantee Yuri Nagano, for San Francisco Public Press. (July 1, 2019)

Teachers and School Officials Get Off Easy on Sexual Assaults in Southern California
Grantee Ashly McGrone, for Voice of San Diego. (July 1, 2019)

The Power Brokers
Grantee Peter Byrne, for North Bay Bohemian. (Aug. 14, 2019)

We Know Female Genital Mutilation Has Been Happening in the US
Grantee Suman Naishadham, for VICE. (Aug. 14, 2019)

How Washington, D.C. Charter Schools Outmaneuvered Local Scrutiny
Grantee Rachel M. Cohen, for Washington City Paper. (Sept. 5, 2019)

One African American Family’s Struggle With the Mental Health Care System
Grantee Juliana Schatz, for PBS Frontline. (Sept. 7, 2019)

Flint’s Deadly Water
Grantees Abby Ellis and Kayla Ruble, for PBS Frontline. (Sept. 10, 2019)

Rape of Alaska Native Women High; Police Investigations Low
Grantee Victoria McKenzie, for Associated Press and National Native News. (Sept. 12, 2019)

Suicide Hidden in Colleges in Massachusetts
Grantee Jenifer McKim, for WGBH. (Sept. 16, 2019)

Local Communities Fight Oil and Gas Projects in the Pacific Northwest
Grantee Barbara Bernstein, for KBOO. (Sept. 21, 2019)

Race, Land and Justice
Grantee Katti Gray, for The Crime Report. (Oct. 21, 2019)

Half the Judges in Venezuela are Linked to the Ruling Party
Grantee Joseph Poliszuk, for Armando.Info. (Oct. 30, 2019)

California Foundation Created to Help Fire Victims More Interested in Lobbying for PG&E
Grantee Peter Byrne, for Pacific Sun. (Nov. 27, 2019)

Should Civilians Investigate Police-Related Shootings in New Hampshire?
Grantee Nancy West, for IndepthNH. (Dec. 1, 2019)

Efforts to Stave off Detroit Foreclosures Leaves Many Residents Deeper in Debt
Grantee Mark Betancourt, for Detroit News. (Dec. 4, 2019)

Danger in the Ground: Lead Contaminates Neighborhood
Grantee David Armstrong, for Georgia Health News, the Georgia News Lab and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. (Dec. 6, 2019)

How a Georgia Jail Doctor Made a Fortune on Prisoners
Grantee Max Blau, for Atlanta Magazine and The Macon Telegraph. (Dec. 12th, 2019)

White Supremacist Groups Recruitment in Police Departments
Grantees Varnham O’Regan and Maddy Crowell, for The Guardian. (Dec. 13, 2019)

A Murder in New Orleans and a Wrong Conviction
Grantee Nicholas Chrastil, for Atavist Magazine. (Dec. 15th, 2019)

Spiraling Immigration Costs Under Trump Put a Strain on Migrant Families
Grantee Paul Ingram, for Tucson Sentinel. (Dec. 15th, 2019)