The Fund for Investigative Journalism

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  • KATY RECKDAHL

    2002 KATY RECKDAHL Scaling Back examined devastating budget cuts faced by the New Orleans Legal Assistance Corp., which has argued thousands of civil cases on behalf of the poor over a 35-year period. Another article examined police harassment of kids who tap dance for spare change on street corners, a long tradition in New Orleans, because local authorities have decided they are in violation of the city’s panhandling laws. Both articles were published in Gambit, a weekly newspaper.

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