Thomas Frisbie

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General Information

Name: Thomas Frisbie

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction





Illinois Connection

Frisbie has a degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and currently resides in a Chicago suburb.

Biographical and Professional Information

Thomas Frisbie has been an award-winning longtime writer and editor for the Chicago Sun-Times since 1976. During this time, he has been an investigative reporter, copy editor, section editor, columnist, page designer, illustrator, news editor and nation/world editor. As a reporter covering the courts, he followed the Rolando Cruz case for many years.

In 1998, he co-authored with Randy Garrett Victims of Justice, a book about the DuPage County case in which Rolando Cruz and Alejandro Hernandez were sentenced to death for the 1983 murder of Jeanine Nicarico only to be freed ten years later. An expanded and updated edition, Victims of Justice Revisited, was published by Northwestern University Press in 2005.

Before joining the Sun-Times, Frisbie worked at Pioneer Press from 1974 to 1976.He has a degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a past-president of the Society of Midland Authors.

Published Works

Victims of Justice, Avon, 1998 - written with Randy Garrett

Victims of Justice Revisited, Northwestern University Press, 2005 - written with Randy Garrett

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Victims of Justice (Avon True Crime)

ISBN: 038079845X
Release Date: 1998-11-01

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External Links

Thomas Frisbie on WorldCat

Thomas Frisbie on Amazon


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