UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism works with ‘Frontline’ on extremism documentary

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As part of the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism, students Ellie Lightfoot and Kathryn Hurd have been investigating Steven Carrillo, an alleged murderer. The investigation has been taking place throughout the last year, and it has transformed into a collaboration with “Frontline” and ProPublica.

For the past year, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism students Ellie Lightfoot and Kathryn Hurd have been investigating the background of Steven Carrillo, an alleged murderer with connections to alt-right extremist groups in the “Boogaloo” movement, as part of their work with the campus Investigative Reporting Program, or IRP.
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Investigation concludes UC regent violated ethics rules

A confidential investigation found that William De La Pena, a member of the UC Board of Regents, violated conflict of interest rules when he attempted to make a financial deal involving his eye clinics and UCLA, as first reported by ProPublica on Monday.
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