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Jenn Abelson

Jenn Abelson is an investigative reporter for the Boston Globe’s Spotlight Team. She joined the Globe in 2001 and recently covered the retail and restaurant sectors. Abelson spent about two years investigating fraud in the seafood industry for the series “Fishy Business.” A graduate of Cornell University, Abelson was a 2012 finalist for the Livingston Award for journalists under 35.

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Beauty and the Ugly Truth Beauty and the Ugly Truth

By and , Globe Staff

The Boston Globe Spotlight Team investigates widespread sexual misconduct in the fashion/modeling industry.The Boston Globe Spotlight Team investigates widespread sexual misconduct in the fashion/modeling industry.

Modeling’s glamour hides web of abuse

By and , Globe Staff

The fashion industry is built on glamour and allure, but many models, especially the very young, know it for something else: sexual exploitation and abuse.

Spotlight Follow-up

Doctor faces lawsuits over double-booked surgeries

By , Globe Staff

The lawsuits accuse Dr. David Samadi of injuring and defrauding patients by allowing unsupervised medical residents to perform his operations.

Read the text messages at the center of the ESPN harassment complaint

By , Globe Staff

The texts were sent between longtime anchor John Buccigross and Adrienne Lawrence, a former employee who filed a sexual harassment complaint this summer.