Stories on NYC Police Evictions Win Pulitzer Prize

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New York Daily News and ProPublica won the Pulitzer Prize for public service yesterday for uncovering, primarily through the work of reporter Sarah Ryley, widespread abuse of eviction rules by the New York City police to oust hundreds of people, most of them poor minorities. Ryley worked for the Daily News at the time; she now reports for The Trace, a website on gun issues. The award was one of several involving criminal justice issues, the Associated Press 

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