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Troy Shaheen

Troy Shaheen
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Troy Shaheen is NECIR’s Audience Engagement Director, and works to develop the reach of the center as well as to build enrollment in our journalism training programs.

Live chat: Reasonable doubts and potential wrongful convictions

Join us for a live chat on Wednesday, January 13th at 2pm. Our panel consists of reporters from NECIR and WBUR, as well as legal experts working to overturn potential wrongful convictions.

Driving Schools at head of long line for RMV road tests

A cornerstone of Massachusetts law is equal access to public services. But the Registry of Motor Vehicles has interpreted that access in a way that favors people willing to pay extra. A form of pay-to-play for road tests has evolved in recent years, severely limiting the average citizen's ability to secure coveted appointments in a timely manner, an examination by the New England Center for Investigative Reporting has found.

#WaitingToDrive: Share your Massachusetts RMV experience

Did you pay for a driving school time slot? How long did you have to wait? Let us know on Twitter and Facebook using #WaitingToDrive.

Live chat: What should you know about psychiatric genetic testing?

Join NECIR's Senior Investigative Reporter Beth Daley, Huffington Post Healthy Living Editor Erin Schumaker, Dr. Joseph Goldberg of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Dr. Daniel Carlat of Tufts University School of Medicine, and Dr. John Grohol of PsychCentral to learn more about this emerging industry in mental health care.

Introducing @MassBudgetBot

The New England Center for Investigative Reporting is proud to introduce @MassBudgetBot, a Twitter bot from NECIR and WGBH-News that shares earmarks from the 2016 Massachusetts state budget.

#Holesinthesystem: Help NECIR report on Boston pothole repairs

While our potholes investigation reveals many holes in the system, we need your help to get the full picture. Below is a map of all of the potholes that the city of Boston claims to have fixed in the month prior to July 15.

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