We are investigative reporters working on a series of stories about "Outrageous Government Conduct" (a.k.a. entrapment; think: Fake bombs, fake drugs and confidential government informants breaking the law). Ask us about Outrageous Government Cond...
Adam Wisnieski is an investigative journalist from the Bronx, who has spent years digging into issues ranging from corrupt senior care facilities to dishonest government reporting and police malpractice.
Graham Kates is Deputy Managing Editor of The Crime Report, where our stories have shed light on "America's Guilt Mill," financially shady prisoner re-entry programs, failures to prosecute environmental crimes and many other criminal justice issues.
Our newest project is a series of stories that will allow readers to get a broad view of how the government has pushed up against the walls of legality in order to make arrests, and we literally (like a few minutes ago) launched an IndieGoGo campaign to fund it: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/investigating-outrageous-government-conduct/x/9912385
2:00pm: Folks, it's been a fun 3 1/2 hours. The conversation has really been fascinating! We have to sign off for a bit, but please keep asking questions, we'll be checking in throughout the next couple of days to answer as many as we can.
6:00pm: Back and answering some more.
9:15pm: Signing off again. But we promise we'll keep checking in throughout the next couple of days to answer as many as we can.