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Jana has won numerous awards for her outstanding feature articles for Phoenix Magazine. She’s been cited for the depth of her reporting and the skill of her writing.

7:15 pm Sep 2008

I fought the law and . . .

By | 2016-12-20T18:51:56+00:00 Sep 2008|Categories: Feature Story Phoenix Magazine|0 Comments

The late-night, at-home arrests of New Times executives last fall sent shockwaves through Arizona. Was it an “inappropriate abuse” of police powers exercised by Sheriff Joe Arpaio and County Attorney Andrew Thomas, or were the elected officials just policing a “law-breaking newspaper?” Now the New Times is suing for millions, [...]

7:18 pm Jul 2008

MAN ON FIRE

By | 2016-12-20T18:51:56+00:00 Jul 2008|Categories: Feature Story Phoenix Magazine|0 Comments

AFTER 30 YEARS OF SOLVING THE PHOENIX POLICE DEPARTMENT’S GRITTIEST CRIMES, JACK BALLENTINE DECIDED RETIREMENT JUST WASN’T FOR HIM. NOW, AFTER A YEAR OF TACKLING – AND SOLVING – ARSON CASES FOR THE PHOENIX FIRE DEPARTMENT, IT’S SAFE TO SAY THIS GUY’S A TRUE TRAILBLAZER. […]

6:22 pm Aug 2007

TO CATCH A RAPIST

By | 2016-12-20T18:52:02+00:00 Aug 2007|Categories: Feature Story Phoenix Magazine|0 Comments

Before the Baseline Killer and Serial Shooters, there was the A.M. Rapist, who assaulted women all over Phoenix in the wee hours of the morning and managed to elude police for the better part of 2005. It would take a mere moment for the man to slip up and get [...]

6:25 pm Jul 2007

THREE-YEAR NIGHTMARE

By | 2016-12-20T18:52:02+00:00 Jul 2007|Categories: Feature Story Phoenix Magazine|0 Comments

Lois Fraley thought the worst was over when she walked out of the Lewis Prison tower on Super Bowl Sunday, 2004. She had survived the longest prison hostage crisis in American history, having been beaten, raped and mentally abused by two inmates. But in the three years since Fraley’s life [...]