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Nina Feldman covers behavioral health for WHYY. She grew up in Ann Arbor Michigan, but before coming to Philadelphia she lived in New Orleans, where she worked at American Routes and contributed to the NPR affiliate WWNO. She likes to understand neighborhoods, watch friends do what they’re good at, and be underwater. She also started the New Orleans Ladies Arm Wrestling league, or NO LAW.

Latest by Nina Feldman/WHYY

Judge puts freeze on sale of Hahnemann residency program — for now

The decision puts into limbo the hospital owners’ hopes for an infusion of funds to satisfy creditors and maintain minimal operations as the institution winds down.

By Nina Feldman/WHYY

U.S. Justice Department will fight sale of Hahnemann residency program

DOJ lawyers argued the provider agreement cannot be transferred unless there is a change in ownership.
By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Safehouse, feds dispute whether ‘crackhouse’ statutes applies to injection site

Safehouse has argued that the law does not apply because its main purpose is saving lives.

By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Residency sale stalemate hangs up ruling in Hahnemann bankruptcy

“We think this sets a dangerous precedent allowing hospitals to be sold for [their] parts."
By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Bankruptcy judge in Philadelphia to decide the future of Hahnemann Hospital’s residency slots

The federal government argues the sale of the residency programs is illegal.
By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Pa. counties encouraged by landmark J&J opioid decision in Oklahoma

The Oklahoma ruling could prompt more pharmaceutical companies to settle.

By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Philly’s female cops sue police department over civil rights abuses every other month, records show

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Christa Hayburn said sexism is baked into the very marrow of the department.

By Max Marin/WHYY, Ryan Briggs/WHYY and Nina Feldman/WHYY

What counts as saving a life? United States v. Safehouse kicks off

“You can only do that so many times before you think something has to change.”
By Nina Feldman/WHYY