How does a man survive 80 years in prison for a crime he didn't commit? What's the true story about Hurricane Katrina? Why did 9-year-old Asha Degree pack a bag in the middle of a stormy night and disappear? And how did serial killer Samuel Little kill 80 people without the police finding out?
These are the stories you won't find on other podcasts. The stories that often go unnoticed. The victims that are lost to time.
Producer and Writer James Hayes, Sound Engineer and Co-Producer Liam O'Brien, and Host Carl Ellis Grant will answer these questions in Another Shade of Crime. A monthly true-crime podcast about crimes committed to and by people of color.
Because crime does not discriminate.
Another Shade of Crime: Episode 5 Long Conviction
In the final episode of the series Ronnie Long finds himself suffering from a crippling illness while trying beat the hands of time and injustice. Can Ronnie's hope outlast his torment? Brace yourself for the shocking conclusion of Another Shade of Crime.
Special thanks to the sources used for this series: The Undisclosed Podcast, The Generation Why Podcast, Indyweek.com
Special thanks for their support goes to Tom Pankratz, Eric Irizarry, and Clarissa Shine.
And a very special thanks to our Host Carl Ellis Grant, as well as Co-Producer and Sound Designer Liam Fox O'Brien.
Another Shade of Crime: Episode 4 Long Conviction
As the years pass by Ronnie continues his fight for freedom. He also gets an unexpected ally to help him continue his path to redemption and freedom.
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Another Shade of Crime: Episode 3 Long Conviction
After the verdict, Ronnie struggles to adjust to his new reality. How does a man accept his life has faded like dust in the wind? How does he keep hope? He meets all kinds in this prison system. Some will give him hope. Others will challenge that hope determined to drag him down into the abyss. Will he keep his soul? Will he give up or fight to regain not only his name but his freedom?
Another Shade of Crime: Episode 2 Long Conviction
In this second episode we focus on Ronnie's trip to Washington and how it set the stage for his current predicament. Ronnie is given an impossible choice to avoid death. More shocking accusations arise from a mysterious figure. And as we enter an emotional and high stakes criminal trial both sides present a timeline of the events from that fateful night.
Another Shade of Crime: Episode 1 Long Conviction
This is a story about the 1976 trial of Ronnie Long for burglary and rape. This episode focuses on who Ronnie Long is and how the darkest period of his life began.