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- Wrote story about notary fraud, a common set-up that occurs because of the Spanish to English language barrier. Notaries unlawfully give legal advice to immigrants, and in many cases, pretend to be immigration attorneys.
- Reported in Oakland and Richmond, California for four months.
- Research on the topic, as well as interviews with subjects, required Spanish language proficiency.
Photo: Alondra De La Cruz