Reporter focusing on national security and law enforcement Education: McGill University, BA
Devlin Barrett writes about national security and law enforcement. He started as a copy boy at the New York Post, and since then has covered the NYPD, federal courts, and the Justice Department and its component agencies, including the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Honors & Awards:
Pulitzer Prize co-finalist for Feature Writing, 2017
Pulitzer Prize co-finalist for International Reporting, 2017
The decision is a common tactic by defense lawyers, who often prefer to attack the government’s case by grilling prosecution witnesses instead of offering their own. Closing arguments are scheduled for Wednesday.