Former Observer Managing Editor Joins Newsweek


By Chris O'Shea Comment

Jesse Wegman is joining Newsweek as a Senior Editor, according to the New York Post. Since May of last year, Wegman worked as Editor in charge of New York legal news for Reuters.

Prior to Reuters Wegman was a Managing Editor of The New York Observer, from 2007 through 2009. Wegman, who holds a law degree, also served as a Soros Justice Media Fellow for one year.