Linn Washington Jr.

[OP-ED]: Philadelphia DA Seth Williams: Cold to Injustice/Hot for Corruption?

 03/24/2017 - 15:41
At the very time Williams campaigned in 2009 on changing DA Office culture – like refusal to correct injustices – he engaged in the same conduct he condemned by rejecting pleas to help those cousins.
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The 50-page federal indictment released recently that charged Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams with 23 counts of corrupt misconduct did not reference an egregious injustice committed by Williams that revolved around defiant refusal to acknowledge grievous errors.

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 2:45pm
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At the very time Williams campaigned in 2009 on changing DA Office culture – like refusal to correct injustices – he engaged in the same conduct he condemned by rejecting pleas to help those cousins.

[OP-ED]: Media Misses New Jobs Program Announced By U.S. Attorney General Sessions

 03/17/2017 - 08:45
Jeff Sessions, crackdown, laws

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced creation of major jobs program recently during his policy speech in Virginia.

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Friday, March 17, 2017 - 8:30am
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced this week his plan to crackdown on street crime and push for more mandatory sentencing laws. EFE

Linn Washington Jr.

Linn Washington Jr. is a journalist who teaches journalism at Temple University. His reporting career has included analytical coverage across America and on four of the world’s seven continents. Professor Washington teaches journalism courses in reporting and writing. Washington has a degree from the Yale Law School.