Epstein Story Shows Investigative Journalism Is Thriving

New York prosecutor Geoffrey Berman said that his team was "assisted by excellent investigative journalism."

  • Published 9 July 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — The Miami Herald's stories on sex trafficking charges against billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein illustrate a counter-intuitive trend: Investigative journalism is thriving as the news media industry struggles. In announcing new charges against Epstein 11 years after the financier secretly got a sweetheart deal from federal prosecutors in Florida to settle nearly identical allegations, New York prosecutor Geoffrey Berman said Monday that his team was "assisted by excellent investigative journalism." "It's really… Read at AP News