magner170pMike Magner, author of Poisoned Legacy: The Human Cost of BP’s Rise to Power (St. Martin’s Press, 2011) has been a journalist for nearly four decades. He is currently managing editor at CQ Weekly in Washington, D.C. Magner first heard about Camp Lejeune’s water contamination in 2004 and has been working on the story ever since. A native of South Bend, Indiana, and a graduate of Georgetown University, he and his wife, son and daughter live in Arlington, Virginia.