Senior Writer (Online)

Debra Cassens Weiss

Contact by email or by phone at 312-988-6009.

Debra Cassens Weiss, a senior writer/online, joined the ABA Journal staff in 1986. She had worked as a news researcher for WMAQ-TV in Chicago, as a reporter and editor at the City News Bureau of Chicago, and as a newscaster at WMRO and WAUR radio (Aurora, Ill.). Deb holds a J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and a B.A. in English from the University of Illinois.

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Kozinski dissent: ‘Firing squads can be messy’ but they are better than lethal injection
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