Latest from Jeff Leen
  • Perspective

My two weeks with John le Carré: What I learned about writing, fame and grace when I showed him around Miami in 1991.

He wanted to learn about the Miami drug world and had been told I could help.
  • Dec 30, 2020
  • Podcast

Chapter 7: "I'll find my joy"

Two women come face to face.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 6: "You can always have the last word"

How will the accused respond? And what will his defenders say?
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 5: "He's hurt my daughter"

A family reckons with the consequences of long-kept secrets.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 4: "To serve as a judge"

A judge rises to national prominence, fueled by 40 years of experience and activism.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 3: "No way in hell she would make this up"

Unexpected roadblocks slow the search for evidence.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 2: "A secret that she couldn't tell"

We head to Alabama to investigate allegations about a prominent figure in the D.C. justice system.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Chapter 1: "The system failed us"

A stranger attacks a jogger in D.C., sparking a four-year courtroom saga and a campaign for justice.
  • Oct 1, 2020
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Introducing “Canary: The Washington Post Investigates”

What happens when a secret becomes too much to bear? “Canary: The Washington Post Investigates” is a new podcast series about two women, separated by decades and united by their refusal to stay silent. Hosted by Amy Brittain.
  • Sep 17, 2020
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‘SELL BABY SELL!’: Inside the opioid industry’s marketing machine

Unsealed court documents reveal how drug manufacturers paid doctors and movie stars to promote aggressive pain treatments and motivated their sales teams with contests and bonuses as the opioid epidemic heightened.
  • Dec 6, 2019
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