Stories by Theodoric Meyer

Theodoric Meyer is ProPublica’s reporting fellow. He was a lead reporter for ProPublica’s “After the Flood” series, which won the Deadline Club Award for Local Reporting in 2014. subscribe to Theodoric Meyer's feed

Posted on: Apr 13, 2015, Source: Pro Publica

There are plenty of ways for law enforcement to snoop on the digital trails you create every day.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2014, Source: Pro Publica

From phone records to social media, here are the methods used by authorities to spy on you.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2014, Source: ProPublica

An accidentally released court filing reveals how one company secretly gave money to a nonprofit that helped get favorable mining legislation passed.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2013, Source: ProPublica

Politicians keep repeating the talking point that the NSA has prevented 54 attacks. But the evidence isn't there.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: ProPublica

The measure in question required FEMA to use “the best available climate science” to figure out how the flood insurance program it administers should handle rising seas.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2013, Source: ProPublica

Giving support to Syrian rebel groups could halt refugees from coming to the U.S.--even as American cash flows to the very same rebels.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2013, Source: ProPublica

While the findings are far from conclusive, the study provides further evidence tying fracking to arsenic contamination.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2013, Source: ProPublica

A lot is still unclear.

Posted on: Dec 6, 2012, Source: ProPublica

There are plenty of ways for law enforcement, from the local sheriff to the FBI, to snoop on the digital trails you create every day.