As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Wednesday, April 26
Northwestern has removed Professor David Protess, head of the Medill Innocence Project, from teaching an investigative reporting class in the spring quarter amid allegations of mishandling of evidence in one of the project's wrongful conviction cases. Students are protesting.