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DN Reporters Win Pulitzer!!!!!

A big PhillyClout congrats to Barbara Laker and Wendy Ruderman who just won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting. From the Pulitzer website:

DN Reporters Win Pulitzer!!!!!

Philadelphia Daily News Reporters Barbara Laker (left) and Wendy Ruderman,<br />and Daily News Editor Michael Days react to the news. (Sarah J. Glover)
Philadelphia Daily News Reporters Barbara Laker (left) and Wendy Ruderman, and Daily News Editor Michael Days react to the news. (Sarah J. Glover)

A big PhillyClout congrats to Barbara Laker and Wendy Ruderman who just won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting. From the Pulitzer website:

Investigative Reporting - Awarded to Barbara Laker and Wendy Ruderman of the Philadelphia Daily News for their resourceful reporting that exposed a rogue police narcotics squad, resulting in an FBI probe and the review of hundreds of criminal cases tainted by the scandal.

The dynamic duo are celebrating in the DN newsroom where we're told Ruderman just drank champagne out of her sneaker.You can check out their winning series "Tainted Justice" here.

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Chris Brennan, a native Philadelphian and graduate of Temple University, joined the Daily News in 1999. He has written about SEPTA, the Philadelphia School District, the legalization of casino gambling, state government, the mayor, the governor, City Council and political campaigns. E-mail tips to brennac@phillynews.com
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Jenny DeHuff is a 2005 graduate of the University of Rhode Island, where she cut her teeth in journalism. A South Philly transplant from New England, she joined the Daily News City Hall Bureau in 2013. For the past several years, she has worked as an investigative reporter exposing corruption in suburban politics, covering sometimes ghastly criminal court cases and following the people’s money and how its spent. In addition to being a dogged news hound, she enjoys reading and writing about travel, animals, Irish whiskey and aviation. E-mail tips to dehuffj@phillynews.com
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Sean Collins Walsh is from Bucks County and went to Northwestern University. He joined the Daily News copy desk in 2012 and now covers the Nutter administration. Before that, he interned at papers including The New York Times, The Dallas Morning News and The Seattle Times. E-mail tips to walshSE@phillynews.com
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