SPJ Region 3 announces winners of the 2016 Larry Peterson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution walks away with major honors of the Larry Peterson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism with the top prize of Grand Champion of the Overall Professional award in 2016. Lois Norder, AJC’s senior editor for investigations, won an individual award for her work with the investigative series, “Doctors and Sexual Abuse.” Her journalism…

Atlanta Journal-Constitution wins top 2016 Larry Peterson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism honors

(ATLANTA, GEORGIA) – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution sweeps the 2016 SPJ Region 3 Larry Peterson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism by winning the grand prize for overall professional category for its series, “Doctors and Sex Abuse.” AJC Senior Editor for Investigations Lois Norder also wins an individual Larry Peterson Memorial Award for Investigative Journalism for her…