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Welcome to Brown Leather Satchel, Jenna Corderoy’s online portfolio. photo

Jenna is a freelance journalist and researcher. She is the co-author of the Centre for Investigative Journalism’s handbook ‘DPA without the Lawyer‘ and has worked for VICE News as a researcher and writer. She has also freelanced for the BBC and the Guardian.

She holds a law degree from King’s College, Cambridge University, and has given talks to journalists and campaigners on how to use the Freedom of Information Act and the Data Protection Act effectively. On completion of her Masters in investigative journalism at City University, she became an information law researcher for Request Initiative, sending FOIs on behalf of charities.

Jenna has also produced reports for the charity Action on Armed Violence, and has volunteered for Full Fact, an independent factchecking organisation. She was also a researcher for Iain Overton’s ‘Gun Baby Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of the Gun.’

She can be contacted via Twitter @JennaCorderoy.