Entries tagged with “Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards

Jul 29, 2005

9th Annual Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards

DPIC PRESENTS ANNUAL THURGOOD MARSHALL JOURNALISM AWARDS On Monday, July 25, 2005, DPIC pre­sent­ed its Ninth Annual Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. This year’s pro­gram fea­tured a keynote address by New York Assemblyman Joseph Lentol and hon­ored the fol­low­ing jour­nal­ists: CARLA CROWDER The Birmingham News Award for Excellence in Print Journalism STEVE MILLS & MAURICE POSSLEY The Chicago Tribune Award for Excellence in the Postumous Exploration of Innocence KATY CHEVIGNY & KIRSTEN JOHNSON Big Mouth Productions Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism…

Jul 22, 2005

Birmingham News, Chicago Tribune, Deadline” Documentary to Receive DPIC Journalism Awards

The Death Penalty Information Center (DPIC) will hon­or jour­nal­ists from The Birmingham News and The Chicago Tribune, and direc­tors from Big Mouth Productions dur­ing its 9th Annual Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards at the National Press Club on Monday, July 25. The awards rec­og­nize those jour­nal­ists who have made an excep­tion­al con­tri­bu­tion to the under­stand­ing of prob­lems asso­ci­at­ed with cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment. This year’s cer­e­mo­ny will fea­ture the first-ever Thurgood Marshall Journalism Award for Excellence in the Posthumous Exploration of Innocence. The hon­or will go to Chicago Tribune reporters Steve Mills and…

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Jun 27, 2006

DPIC Bestows Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards at National Press Club Luncheon

The Death Penalty Information Center held its 10th Annual Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards at the National Press Club on Monday, June 26. This year’s award recip­i­ents were Jacqui Lofaro and Victor Teich of Justice Productions for their doc­u­men­tary The Empty Chair,” and reporter Robert Nelson of the Phoenix New Times for his cov­er­age of death row exoneree Ray Krone. Lofaro and Teich received this year’s Award for excel­lence in the tele­vi­sion broad­cast cat­e­go­ry. Their doc­u­men­tary, The Empty Chair,” aired last year on the Hallmark Channels World of Faith and Values…

Jun 28, 2007

Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards 2007

Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards — 2007 The Death Penalty Information Center is proud to announce the win­ners of the orga­ni­za­tion’s 11th Annual Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards. The awards hon­or jour­nal­ists who have made an excep­tion­al con­tri­bu­tion to cov­er­age of cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment issues. This year’s cer­e­mo­ny was held at the National Press Club on Thursday June 28 and fea­tured keynote speak­er Mike Farrell, star of the tele­vi­sion show M*A*S*H and a life­long human rights activist. This year’s award recip­i­ents were: Gary Fields, for Outstanding Print Journalism. Fields’ Wall Street Journal…