Maureen Hartshorn is a designer for The Post and Courier. She has won numerous awards from the South Carolina Press Association, including three consecutive first-place honors for her Page 1 portfolio. Hartshorn’s front pages have been featured on Newseum’s Top 10 Pages and MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” news program. Before coming to the Charleston paper in 2008, she was a copy editor and designer at the Marin Independent Journal in Marin County, Calif.
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Till Death Do Us PartApril 9, 2015 by Doug Pardue, Glenn Smith, Jennifer Berry Hawes, Natalie Caula Hauff, Grace Beahm, J. Emory Parker, Chris Hanclosky, Maureen Hartshorn
This comprehensive five-part print and multimedia series exposes South Carolina as a state where more than 300 women died from domestic abuse over the past decade while political leaders did little to stem the violence. Judges called “Till Death Do Us Part” “extraordinarily powerful,” “so thoroughly reported and well written as to feel like the definitive work on domestic violence in South Carolina.” Originally published in the Post & Courier in August, 2014.
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