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Journalism Grants

Funding For:

"Worked Over"


Recipient:

The Center for Investigative Reporting

Grant Period:

Oct 31, 2015 - Oct 31, 2016

AMOUNT:

$35,000.00

Summary of the Project:

With support from a NIHCM Foundation Journalism Grant, the Center for Investigative Reporting will produce an investigative series on fraud in the worker’s compensation system.

About the Grantee:

The mission of The Center for Investigative Reporting is to engage and empower the public through investigative journalism and groundbreaking storytelling in order to spark action, improve lives and protect our democracy. CIR publishes its multiplatform work on Reveal–a website, public radio program, podcast and social media platform.

Related Grantee Work

October 12, 2016

California reforms target workers’ compensation fraud

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Author: Christina Jewett

June 1, 2016

Fraud accusations grow in California’s embattled workers’ comp system

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Author: Christina Jewett

May 3, 2016

Billion-dollar Scam

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Author: Christina Jewett

April 7, 2016

Holes in oversight leave California workers’ comp vulnerable to fraud

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Author: Christina Jewett, The Sacramento Bee

March 30, 2016

Profiteering masquerades as medical care for injured California workers

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Author: Christina Jewett, The Sacramento Bee