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Imagine being wrongfully convicted for a crime you didn't commit, or imagine your child's killer is still on the loose even though there's enough evidence for an arrest. I want to help shine light on the injustices of our judicial system. I delve into court documents, attend trials, and interview those close to the case to help me tell their stories.

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    • True Crime
    • 4.8 • 6K Ratings

Imagine being wrongfully convicted for a crime you didn't commit, or imagine your child's killer is still on the loose even though there's enough evidence for an arrest. I want to help shine light on the injustices of our judicial system. I delve into court documents, attend trials, and interview those close to the case to help me tell their stories.

    The Roommates

    The Roommates

    In one of the first trials to start up again after COVID-19, 21-year-old Andrew Vrba faces charges for the bizarre murder of his roommate. 
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    This episode was researched and written by Jennifer Tintner, from the Law & Crime Trial Network. Follow her on Twitter @JenniferTintner.
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    • 50 min
    The Drive-By Shooting

    The Drive-By Shooting

    In April 1993, two teenagers were shot and killed in an apparent drive-by shooting. Investigators quickly zeroed in on another teenager named Daniel Villegas, who had told his cousin he had done it. But did they really have the right guy?
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    • 1 hr 20 min
    No Justice For Emmett Till

    No Justice For Emmett Till

    In today’s episode, we look back at the historic 1955 trial where Roy Bryant and JW Milam were tried for 14-year-old Emmett Till’s murder. 
    Thank you to Chris Metress, Ayesha Bell Hardaway, Louis Woods, and Deidre Keller for speaking to us about this case.
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    This episode was researched and written by Gabrielle Russon.

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    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Super Bowl Party

    The Super Bowl Party

    On Super Bowl Sunday in 2017, a quiet gathering was interrupted by gunfire. Prosecutors were convinced they had the two suspects awaiting trial, but were the murders really committed by a third gunman? 
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    This episode was researched and written by Gabrielle Russon.

    Please consider supporting Court Junkie with as little as $3 a month via Patreon.com/CourtJunkie to receive ad-free episodes. Help support Court Junkie with $6 a month and get access to bonus monthly episodes.
    Follow me on Twitter @CourtJunkiePod or Instagram at CourtJunkie.

    • 58 min
    A Fatal Obsession: The Emma Walker Story

    A Fatal Obsession: The Emma Walker Story

    In November 2016, 16-year-old Emma Walker was found deceased in her bed. At trial, the defendant claimed he had only wanted to scare her, while prosecutors believe it was a cold-blooded killing.
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    This episode was researched and written by Jordan Hensley. 
    Please consider supporting Court Junkie with as little as $3 a month via Patreon.com/CourtJunkie to receive ad-free episodes. Help support Court Junkie with $6 a month and get access to bonus monthly episodes.
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    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Case of Jamarion Lawhorn

    The Case of Jamarion Lawhorn

    In August 2014, a tragedy unfolded at a playground in Kentwood, Michigan. A 9-year-old boy was deceased, and a 12-year-old boy was charged with murder. 
    How did this happen, and what would the criminal justice system do with such a young killer?
    Thank you to Vicki Seidl, from the Kent County Prosecutor’s Office, for speaking with me about this case. 
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    Please consider supporting Court Junkie with as little as $3 a month via Patreon.com/CourtJunkie to receive ad-free episodes. Help support Court Junkie with $6 a month and get access to bonus monthly episodes.
    Follow me on Twitter @CourtJunkiePod or Instagram at CourtJunkie.

    • 52 min

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